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Definition 1: the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for beating in the sense of this definition

(beating is a kind of ...) the infliction of physical injury on someone convicted of committing a crime

(... is a kind of beating ) beating with a whip or strap or rope as a form of punishment

(... is a kind of beating ) beating as a source of erotic or religious stimulation

Definition 2: the act of overcoming or outdoing - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for beating in the sense of this definition

(beating is a kind of ...) the act of fighting; any contest or struggle

"a fight broke out at the hockey game" "there was fighting in the streets" "the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap"

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