Examples of beater in a Sentence
driving a rusty old beater
he drives a beater that just barely runs
Recent Examples of beater from the Web
His Mac Irvin Fire 16U squad lost to California United on a buzzer-beater, but not without Jacobs doing his best Nate Robinson impersonation.
The Terps scored a buzzer-beater to force overtime and salvage their chance for a repeat crown in legendary All-American Frank Urso’s final game, but Cornell prevailed in the battle of unbeatens with four goals in the extra period.
Here are nine of J.R. Smith’s best bad shots in his NBA career, including his first half buzzer-beater in Game 2 of the 2017 Eastern Conference Finals vs. the Boston Celtics.
Horry’s buzzer beater was most certainly not just any NBA shot in any NBA playoff game.
Clearly this is not a beater for riding to the shops and back.
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First Known Use of beater
BEATER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of beater for English Language Learners
: a device or tool that is used for beating something
: someone who repeatedly hits another person
: an old car that is in poor condition
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