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Meaning of BEATEN

Pronunciation:  'beetn

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  beaten repeatedly with heavy blows; "a battered child"; "the battered woman syndrome"
  2. [adj]  decisively defeated in combat
  3. [adj]  formed or made thin by hammering; "beaten gold"

BEATEN is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: abused, battered, conquered, defeated, ill-treated, maltreated, mistreated, overcome, overthrown, overwhelmed, routed, vanquished



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Beat"en\, a.
1. Made smooth by beating or treading; worn by use. ``A broad
   and beaten way.'' --Milton. ``Beaten gold.'' --Shak.

2. Vanquished; conquered; baffled.

3. Exhausted; tired out.

4. Become common or trite; as, a beaten phrase. [Obs.]

5. Tried; practiced. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl.

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