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Meaning of BEAT BACK

Pronunciation:  beet bak

 
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 Definition: 
[v]  cause to move back by force or influence; "repel the enemy"; "push back the urge to smoke"; "beat back the invaders"
 
 Synonyms: drive, force back, push back, repel, repulse
 
 Antonyms: attract, draw, draw in, pull, pull in
 
 See Also: force, push

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: brush off, chase, chase away, chase off, cut, dismiss, drive away, drive back, fend off, hold off, keep off, pack off, push back, put back, rebuff, refuse, repel, repulse, send away, send off, send packing, snub, spurn, thrust back, turn back, ward off
 

 

 

 

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