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  • beat on — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms beat on : present tense I/you/we/they beat on he/she/it beats on present participle beating on past tense beat on past participle beaten on American informal beat on someone to hurt someone by hitting them a… …   English dictionary

  • Beat on the Brat — Исполнитель Ramones Альбом Ramones Дата выпуска 1976 Дата записи 1976 …   Википедия

  • Beat on the Street — Logo des Beat on the Street Jahr Teilnehmer Trucks 2005  ?  ? 2007  ?  ? 2009  ?  ? …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Beat Up a White Kid Day — or May Day refer to a supposed custom among some minority children in the US of beating up white children on May 1. The only incident of this resulting in a court case or media attention occurred in Cleveland, Ohio, in 2003. The judge in that… …   Wikipedia

  • Beat — Beat, n. 1. One that beats, or surpasses, another or others; as, the beat of him. [Colloq.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. The act of one that beats a person or thing; as: (a) (Newspaper Cant) The act of obtaining and publishing a piece of news by a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • On the beat — est un film britannique de Robert Asher, sorti en 1962. Synopsis Trop petit pour rejoindre la police comme son père, Norman Pitkin accepte d utiliser son sifflet pour arbitrer un match de football opposant des enfants dans la rue. L utilisation… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Beat (music) — For other uses, see Beat (disambiguation). A Taiwanese taiko drummer The beat is the basic unit of time in music, the pulse of the mensural level[1] (or beat level).[2 …   Wikipedia

  • beat — beat1 W2S2 [bi:t] v past tense beat past participle beaten [ˈbi:tn] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(competition/election)¦ 2¦(hit)¦ 3¦(hit against)¦ 4¦(do better)¦ 5¦(be better)¦ 6¦(food)¦ 7¦(control/deal with)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • beat — [[t]bi͟ːt[/t]] ♦ beats, beating, beaten (The form beat is used in the present tense and is the past tense.) 1) VERB If you beat someone or something, you hit them very hard. [V n] My wife tried to stop them and they beat her... [V n to n] They… …   English dictionary

  • beat — I UK [biːt] / US [bɪt] verb Word forms beat : present tense I/you/we/they beat he/she/it beats present participle beating past tense beat past participle beaten UK [ˈbiːt(ə)n] / US [ˈbɪt(ə)n] *** 1) [transitive] to defeat someone in a game,… …   English dictionary

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