Beat - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Beat.

ALLIN
BESTED
  1. get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
CANE
  1. a stiff switch used to hit students as punishment
  2. a stick that people can lean on to help them walk
  3. a strong slender often flexible stem as of bamboos, reeds, rattans, or sugar cane
  4. beat with a cane
DEFEATED
  1. beaten or overcome; not victorious; "the defeated enemy"
  2. disappointingly unsuccessful; "disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"; "their foiled attempt to capture Calais"; "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers"; "his best efforts were thwarted"
  3. people who are defeated; "the Romans had no pity for the defeated"
  4. 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"
  5. thwart the passage of; "kill a motion"; "he shot down the student's proposal"
FLAIL
  1. give a thrashing to; beat hard
  2. move like a flail; thresh about; "Her arms were flailing"
  3. an implement consisting of handle with a free swinging stick at the end; used in manual threshing
LAM
  1. a rapid escape (as by criminals); "the thieves made a clean getaway"; "after the expose he had to take it on the lam"
  2. give a thrashing to; beat hard
  3. flee; take to one's heels; cut and run; "If you see this man, run!"; "The burglars escaped before the police showed up"
LICK
  1. take up with the tongue; "The cat lapped up the milk"; "the cub licked the milk from its mother's breast"
  2. beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight; "We licked the other team on Sunday!"
  3. pass the tongue over; "the dog licked her hand"
  4. (boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
  5. touching with the tongue; "the dog's laps were warm and wet"
  6. a salt deposit that animals regularly lick
  7. Pattern of notes employed regularly by a jazzman in improvisation. If used too frequently, can be seen as cliche.
  8. find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of; "did you solve the problem?"; "Work out your problems with the boss"; "this unpleasant situation isn't going to work itself out"; "did you get it?"; "Did you get my meaning?"; "He could not work the math problem"
ONEUPPED
OUTDO
  1. be or do something to a greater degree;
  2. get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
OVERCAME
  1. overcome, usually through no fault or weakness of the person that is overcome; "Heart disease can get the best of us"
  2. 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"
  3. get on top of; deal with successfully; "He overcame his shyness"
  4. overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
PULSATE
  1. produce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses; "pulse waves"; "a transmitter pulsed by an electronic tube"
  2. expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically; "The baby's heart was pulsating again after the surgeon massaged it"
  3. move with or as if with a regular alternating motion; "the city pulsated with music and excitement"
PULSE
  1. produce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses; "pulse waves"; "a transmitter pulsed by an electronic tube"
  2. expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically; "The baby's heart was pulsating again after the surgeon massaged it"
  3. drive by or as if by pulsation; "A soft breeze pulsed the air"
  4. the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart; "he could feel the beat of her heart"
  5. (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients); "the pulsations seemed to be coming from a star"
  6. edible seeds of various pod-bearing plants (peas or beans or lentils etc.)
  7. the rate at which the heart beats; usually measured to obtain a quick evaluation of a person's health
  8. Throb
PUMMEL
  1. strike, usually with the fist; "The pedestrians pummeled the demonstrators"
RHYTHM
  1. natural family planning in which ovulation is assumed to occur 14 days before the onset of a period (the fertile period would be assumed to extend from day 10 through day 18 of her cycle)
  2. recurring at regular intervals
  3. the arrangement of spoken words alternating stressed and unstressed elements; "the rhythm of Frost's poetry"
  4. the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music; "the piece has a fast rhythm"; "the conductor set the beat"
  5. an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs; "the never-ending cycle of the seasons"
ROUTE
  1. divert in a specified direction; "divert the low voltage to the engine cylinders"
  2. send via a specific route
  3. send documents or materials to appropriate destinations
  4. an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
  5. an established line of travel or access
STRESS
  1. put stress on; utter with an accent; "In Farsi, you accent the last syllable of each word"
  2. to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"
  3. test the limits of; "You are trying my patience!"
  4. the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch); "he put the stress on the wrong syllable"
  5. (physics) force that produces strain on a physical body; "the intensity of stress is expressed in units of force divided by units of area"
  6. (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense; "he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension"; "stress is a vasoconstrictor"
  7. difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension;
  8. special emphasis attached to something; "the stress was more on accuracy than on speed"
THRASH
  1. beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight; "We licked the other team on Sunday!"
  2. give a thrashing to; beat hard
  3. beat the seeds out of a grain
  4. move data into and out of core rather than performing useful computation; "The system is thrashing again!"
  5. beat so fast that (the heart's) output starts dropping until (it) does not manage to pump out blood at all
  6. move or stir about violently; "The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed"
  7. dance the slam dance
  8. a swimming kick used while treading water
THROB
  1. expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically; "The baby's heart was pulsating again after the surgeon massaged it"
  2. tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement
  3. pulsate or pound with abnormal force; "my head is throbbing"; "Her heart was throbbing"
  4. an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart); "he felt a throbbing in his head"
  5. a deep pulsating type of pain
TIRED
  1. repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse;
  2. depleted of strength or energy; "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"
  3. exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike"
  4. lose interest or become bored with something or somebody; "I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food"
  5. cause to be bored
  6. deplete; "exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"
TOP
  1. the greatest possible intensity;
  2. the upper part of anything;
  3. be ahead of others; be the first;
  4. a canvas tent to house the audience at a circus performance;
  5. a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips;
  6. finish up or conclude;
  7. covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container);
  8. situated at the top or highest position; "the top shelf"
  9. be the culminating event;
  10. a conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin;
  11. cut the top off;
  12. platform surrounding the head of a lower mast
WEARY
  1. physically and mentally fatigued; "`aweary' is archaic"
  2. exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike"
  3. lose interest or become bored with something or somebody; "I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food"
WORST
  1. reproduced fraudulently; "like a bad penny..."; "a forged twenty dollar bill"
  2. the weakest effort or poorest achievement one is capable of; "it was the worst he had ever done on a test"
  3. having undesirable or negative qualities; "a bad report card"; "his sloppy appearance made a bad impression"; "a bad little boy"; "clothes in bad shape"; "a bad cut"; "bad luck"; "the news was very bad"; "the reviews were bad"; "the pay is bad"; "it was a bad light for reading"; "the movie was a bad choice"
  4. the greatest damage or wickedness of which one is capable; "the invaders did their worst"; "so pure of heart that his worst is another man's best"
  5. characterized by wickedness or immorality; "led a very bad life"
  6. defeat thoroughly; "He mopped up the floor with his opponents"
  7. the least favorable outcome; "the worst that could happen"
  8. feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone; "felt regretf
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/11/2017 9:00am

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Escapee's run
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Foremost
Fred Astaire prop
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Getaway
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Hackneyed
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Heart pitapat
Heartbeat
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Highest point
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Job woe
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Lean on me
Least desirable
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Leave in a hurry
Letter carrier's assignme
Line of travel
Living proof?
Mailman's beat
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Map word
Mapquest offering
Mastered
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Mr. Peanut accessory
Mr. Peanut prop
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One-up
Out of gas
Outdid
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Overcome being debarred by party
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Paper deliverer's plan
Paradoxically, it could be best!
Party in rubbish hotel
Pass the tongue over
Path
Path not allowed in one-third of region
Perform better than
Pinnacle
Played out
Poker phrase ... or what'
Pooped
Pooped out
Poorest
Porch chair material
Pound
Pressure
Prison break, e.g.
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Pulsate
Pulsate painfully
Punish, in a way
Punishment stick
Quick flight
Ready for bed
Ready to drop
Ready to hit the sack
Ready to roll? ... or not
Reportedly, what’s found beneath a trunk road
Rod for punishment
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Run from long-legged bird, finding bamboo
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Shirt or blouse
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Shopworn
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Something a doctor may ch
Soundly beat
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Spent
Spinner
Staff
Stale
Stick
Stick tin next to middle of shelf
Strike repeatedly
Subdued
Sugar source
Support for the elderly?
Support provider
Support staff
Supporter
Surmounted
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Surpassed
Swing wildly
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Taoiseach's content to go and pinch pound
Tee, e.g.
Tempo
Tension
Tension disturbed rest on ship
Thrash
Threshing tool
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Timeworn
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Top
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Totally tired
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Trail
Tried syncopated beat
Trump
Tuckered out
Type A problem
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UNDERLINE
Uppermost part
Use tongue for a short musical phrase
Vanquished
Vaudeville dancer's acces
Vertex
Vitality
Walker's aid
Walking stick
Walking stick; punish
Way to go
Weary
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Whip
Whirligig
Whop
Whup
Wiped out
With 34D, spent
Worn out
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