take a drubbing

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Definition of take a drubbing

informal
: to be badly beaten Our team took a drubbing.

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“Take a drubbing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20a%20drubbing. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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