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noun [countable] beater pronunciation in American English /ˈbitər/
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singularbeater
pluralbeaters
  1. 2
    someone whose job is to make birds or wild animals come out of bushes or grass, so that people who are hunting can shoot them
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    3
    an old, often dilapidated car

    I'm so glad I got the new car, it was so embarrassing driving that old beater!

    Submitted by Rene S from Canada on 22/03/2010

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