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
In 1967, rioting erupted in Newark, N.J., over the police beating of a black taxi driver; 26 people were killed in the five days of violence.
We were deprived of our happiness in result of too many beatings.
The lawmakers were assured that the beatings ended with the firing of a superintendent.
Pinchbeck fled the scene in Okolona after the shooting and beating.
The outstretched hand from a previously alienated and snobbish peer is an innovation of the current production, and meant to end the evening on a far more upbeat note than the original oh-beating-can-be-lovely exchange.
Police arrested a 22-year-old Charlotte man in connection with Tuesday night's armed robbery and brutal beating of a 63-year-old ice cream cart vendor, Observer news partner WBTV reported late Friday.
Nicholas Castellanos began the beating with a solo home run.
Mexico did make history in Russia, beating defending champion Germany 1-0 in the group opener.
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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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