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Slang

beat

This page is about the slang term beat

Meaning

tired, exhausted, weary

For example

  • After running for an hour, I was totally beat so I had to lie down for a while.

  • Pete's working too hard. He looks really beat when he gets home and he hasn't even got the energy to play with his kids.

Quick Quiz

Marion was really beat after she had

a. watched movies all afternoon

b. worked a double shift at the hospital

c. played cards for a couple of hours

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Contributor: Matt Errey