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Definitions and Synonyms of beat out | Another word for beat out | What is beat out?

Definition 1: come out better in a competition, race, or conflict - [verb of competition]

Samples where beat out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship
  • We beat the competition
  • Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game

Synonyms for beat out in the sense of this definition

(beat out is a kind of ...) win a victory over

"You must overcome all difficulties" "defeat your enemies" "He overcame his shyness" "He overcame his infirmity" "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"

(... is a kind of beat out ) beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

"We licked the other team on Sunday!"

(... is a kind of beat out ) place an opponent's king under an attack from which it cannot escape and thus ending the game

"Kasparov checkmated his opponent after only a few moves"

(... is a kind of beat out ) overcome by superior force

(... is a kind of beat out ) to fight better than; get the better of

"the Rangers outfought the Maple Leafs" "The French forces outfought the Germans"

(... is a kind of beat out ) get the better of

"the goal was to best the competition"

(... is a kind of beat out ) get on top of; deal with successfully

"He overcame his shyness"

(... is a kind of beat out ) be or do something to a greater degree

"her performance surpasses that of any other student I know" "She outdoes all other athletes" "This exceeds all my expectations" "This car outperforms all others in its class"

(... is a kind of beat out ) excel or defeat in a game

"The Knicks outplayed the Lakers"

(... is a kind of beat out ) defeat someone through trickery or deceit

(... is a kind of beat out ) be there first

"They had gotten the jump on their competitors"

(... is a kind of beat out ) defeat disastrously

(... is a kind of beat out ) overcome, usually through no fault or weakness of the person that is overcome

"Heart disease can get the best of us"

(... is a kind of beat out ) beat overwhelmingly

(... is a kind of beat out ) defeat thoroughly

"He mopped up the floor with his opponents"

(... is a kind of beat out ) remove from a contest or race

"The cyclist has eliminated all the competitors in the race"

(... is a kind of beat out ) beat easily

"The local team walked over their old rivals for the championship"

(... is a kind of beat out ) score more points than one's opponents

(... is a kind of beat out ) make defenseless

(beat out implies ...) be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious

"He won the Gold Medal in skating" "Our home team won" "Win the game"

(beat out has a similar meaning as ...) beat through cleverness and wit

"I beat the traffic" "She outfoxed her competitors"

Definition 2: beat out a rhythm - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for beat out in the sense of this definition

(beat out is a kind of ...) indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks

"Beat the rhythm"

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