take a battering

idiom

: to do poorly
The party is expected to take a battering in the upcoming election.

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“Take a battering.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20a%20battering. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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