give (someone) a drubbing
Definition of give (someone) a drubbing
to beat (another team or person) easily The other team gave us a drubbing.
Word by Word Definitions
: to make a present of
: to grant or bestow by formal action
: to accord or yield to another
: capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility
: the ability of a material to bend or stretch
: some person : somebody
: to beat severely
: to berate critically
: to defeat decisively
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