View definitions for beaten


adjective as in forged

adjective as in mixed

Strongest matches

Strong matches

Discover More

Example Sentences

The peculiar pattern of beaten teams coming to life in the postseason seems to lie in the high variability of single college basketball results.

The 26 were beaten by the bailiffs as they filed into a caged dock, sobbing, on Dec. 21.

Last week, property owners were beaten by security guards as they confronted a real-estate developer who defrauded them.

Without any evidence or provocation, she attacks Swamp Thing—and then gets beaten in the only fight she has in the issue.

For these infractions of the Holiday spirit, they were arrested and in some cases beaten in the street by Copenhagen police.

She said that everyone she has talked to who was detained was beaten.

Last night I saw Jean Baptiste lying prone upon the floor, and knew that she had beaten him down to it, and he had not resisted.

Four years ago Hetton's horse had been first favourite, but it was ignominiously beaten.

He frowned, and bent his head, and his long hair fell over his face, while the poor Stuttgardter sat there like a beaten hound.

An old weather-beaten bear-hunter stepped forward, squirting out his tobacco juice with all imaginable deliberation.

A border feud at Reedsquair, between the English and Scottish marchmen, in which the former were completely beaten.


Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for muddle?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 60 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to beaten, such as: humbled, overpowered, overwhelmed, routed, baffled, and bested.

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