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
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That set the stage for Panarin to drive around fellow Russian Dmitry Orlov before going backhand to forehand and beating Philipp Grubauer top shelf to give the Blue Jackets their first series lead in franchise history in their fourth opportunity.
Sanchez reportedly prevented gang wars and stopped potential homicides by suggesting beatings instead of more severe punishments.
In at least two instances, there were beatings with belts or a closed first.
Police identified a pair of suspects wanted in the robbery and beating of a cab driver lured to Ship Creek by a couple who said they were locked out.
The mother and her boyfriend have been charged with murder in the January beating death of 4-year-old Tahjir Smith, Montgomery County authorities announced Friday.
Lewis, now a 78-year-old congressman from Georgia, had spent a decade marching with King, going to jail with him, and suffering beatings in the movement King lead.
McCain's refusal to go along with his captors resulted in sustained beatings while tied to a stool.
Members could socialize with outsiders, and a beating would do for punishment.
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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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