take some beating

idiom (1)

Definition of take some beating

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: to require some considerable effort to match or surpass His wonderful performance will take some beating.

take some doing

idiom (2)

Definition of take some doing (Entry 2 of 3)

: to require a lot of work Keeping everyone happy does take some doing.

take some getting used to

idiom (3)

Definition of take some getting used to (Entry 3 of 3)

: to require that one become familiar with something so that it seems normal or usual The new color is nice, but it'll take some getting used to.

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