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See if you can beat me back to the house!
Hingis needed to beat Davenport to get to the final.
In 2000, George W. Bush narrowly beat Al Gore in the election.
She beat the world record by 0.3 of a second.
I’ll be happy if I beat my previous best score.
It is one of the few businesses that has beaten the recession.
women who have beaten breast cancer
For me, surfing the Net beats watching TV any time.
Someone was beating a drum in the distance.
The rain was beating against the windows with renewed force.
waves beating on the shore
The shock had made my heart beat faster.
Stop beating around the bush and tell me the truth.
Everybody’s beating their breasts but nobody actually does anything.
When I went to take the keys I found that someone had beaten me to it.
So far all the main suspects have beaten the rap.
“Why did he do such a stupid thing?” “Beats me.”
There was a cat with ten kittens – can you beat that?
It’s an expensive hotel, but that kind of service is hard to beat.
This is the American English definition of beat. View British English definition of beat.