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beat
biːt
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Very tired.
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of beating to windward; sailing as close as possible to the direction from which the wind is blowing.
  2. A stroke or blow.
  3. A regular rate of repetition.
  4. The basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music.
  5. The accent in a metrical foot of verse.
  6. The sound of stroke or blow.
  7. The rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart.
  8. A regular route for a sentry or policeman.
  9. A member of the beat generation; a nonconformist in dress and behavior.
  10. A single pulsation of an oscillation produced by adding two waves of different frequencies; has a frequency equal to the difference between the two oscillations.
(动) As a verb
  1. Wear out completely.
  2. Be a mystery or bewildering to.
  3. Come out better in a competition, race, or conflict.
  4. Beat through cleverness and wit.
  5. Give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression.
  6. Hit repeatedly.
  7. Strike (water or bushes) repeatedly to rouse animals for hunting.
  8. Strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music.
  9. Stir vigorously.
  10. Shape by beating.
  11. Produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly.
  12. Make by pounding or trampling.
  13. Move with or as if with a regular alternating motion.
  14. Move rhythmically.
  15. Indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks.
  16. Sail with much tacking or with difficulty.
  17. Move with a flapping motion.
  18. Move with a thrashing motion.
  19. Glare or strike with great intensity.
  20. Make a rhythmic sound.
  21. Make a sound like a clock or a timer.
  22. Avoid paying.
  23. Be superior.
Hyphenationbeat
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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dozen (loanword)
to beat; to strike; to hit; to break; to type; to mix up; to build; to fight; to fetch; to make; to tie up; to issue; to shoot; to calculate; to play (a game); since; from
拍子pāizibeat (music); paddle-shaped object (flyswatter etc); racket (sports)
打败dǎbàito defeat; to overpower; to beat; to be defeated
搜索sōusuǒto search (a place); to search (a database etc)
疲乏pífátired; weary
颓废tuífèidecadent; dispirited; depressed; dejected
to beat; to hit
chìbeat; flog
kǎoto beat; to flog; to examine under torture
捶打chuídǎto beat; to pound; to thump
捶击chuíjīto beat; to thump
chēnto beat; to winnow
zhuābeat
léibeat; to grind
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