Phrasal Verb 'Beat'

We have 4 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Beat'.

Beat down

Meaning: Strong sunshine

Example: The sun WAS really BEATING DOWN and we couldn't stay outdoors.

Beat down

Meaning: Get someone to lower the price of something

Example: I managed to BEAT him DOWN to fifty Euros.

Beat out

Meaning: Narrowly win in competition

Example: The marathon runner barely BEAT OUT his rival at the tape.

Beat up

Meaning: Attack violently

Example: The mugger BEAT him UP and stole his wallet.