Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


I seen the whole thing myself—it was right after that that I got beaned.

I'll just bet you'd 'a' beaned me one with that as soon as not, eh, Miss Deane?

When he knocked on the door, I opened up and beaned him with the poker.

On a bet, that's the lad who wore the chauffeur's cap and beaned the night watchman.

Then the Martian picked up a rock and beaned the lad from the Windy City.

He also recognized the one he had beaned with the kitten in the pyramid.

I reckon that feller must have beaned me with the butt of his revolver just as soon as I'd turned my back.

The player had been "beaned," and his fear of a recurrence was so strong that he became "plate shy."