Examples of beating in a Sentence
he wears a pacemaker to help maintain a regular beating of his heart
took a beating and ended up in second place
Recent Examples of beating from the Web
Jereh Lubrin, 30, Rafael Rodriguez, 28, and Matthew Farris, 28, had been on trial since March for the beating of Tyree on the night of Aug. 26, 2015.
And as beating benchmarks becomes harder, the industry is discovering that pension funds’ largesse has its limits.
Morrison and other lawmakers held an initial hearing in late May after Semaj's death as well as a Tribune article about three children who died of beatings or starvation shortly after DCFS closed investigations involving their homes.
Many more are never fired, partly because the beatings happened in areas not covered by video cameras, say lawyers who represent inmates.
Houston won its fifth in a row and improved to 36-16 by overcoming a six-run deficit with an 11-run eighth inning Monday, beating Minnesota 16-8.
Their stories are now woven into the soul of our nation, into the Stars and Stripes on our flag, and into the beating hearts of our great, great people.
Their stories are now woven into the soul of our nation, into the stars and stripes on our flag, and into the beating hearts of our great, great people.
On the show, Offred is the first to attack the man in the center of the salvaging circle while in the book, Ofglen gave the first beating to put the man, a member of the rebellion, out of his misery.
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Origin and Etymology of beating
Middle English betynge, from gerund of beten “to 1beat”
First Known Use: 13th century
BEATING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of beating for English Language Learners
: the act of repeatedly hitting someone to cause pain or injury : the act of beating someone
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