EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BEATING UP
She had been beating up an egg with sugar and wine, and now brought it in in a tumbler.
And he's got a record for beating up waiters and cabbies about New York.
It was rumoured that some Cornish craft were beating up to the bay.
The wind was off the shore, she tacked, she was beating up towards us.
On the 12th a strange sail was seen to leeward, beating up towards us.
We have all been on the look-out, hoping to see her beating up to the island.
I noticed him beating up for the path as you brought up the Articles.
You wouldn't want a son-in-law that was in jail for beating up his own father.
Meanwhile Montrose was at his own place in Forfarshire, beating up for recruits.
I wanted to get out to sea again—to be beating up northward with our plunder.