strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music; "beat one's breast"; "beat one's foot rhythmically"
very tired; "was all in at the end of the day"; "so beat I could flop down and go to sleep anywhere"; "bushed after all that exercise"; "I'm dead after that long trip"
the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music; "the piece has a fast rhythm"; "the conductor set the beat"
stir vigorously; "beat the egg whites"; "beat the cream"
(prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
shape by beating; "beat swords into ploughshares"
the sound of stroke or blow; "he heard the beat of a drum"
produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly; "beat the drum"
the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart; "he could feel the beat of her heart"
make by pounding or trampling; "beat a path through the forest"
a regular route for a
remove from memory or existence; "The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915"
wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information; "Who erased the files form my hard disk?"
remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing; "Please erase the formula on the blackboard--it is wrong!"
kill intentionally and with premeditation;
(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money"
move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"
turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"
drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted; "the day's shopping left her exhausted"; "he went to bed dog-tired"; "was fagged and sweaty"; "the trembling of his played out limbs"; "felt completely washed-out"; "only worn-out horses and cattle"; "you look worn out"
pay out; "spend money"
spend completely; "I spend my pocket money in two days"
pass time in a specific way; "how are you spending your summer vacation?"
depleted of energy, force, or strength; "impossible to grow tobacco on the exhausted soil"; "the exhausted food sources"; "exhausted oil wells"
repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse;
depleted of strength or energy; "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"
exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress; "We wore ourselves out on this hike"
lose interest or become bored with something or somebody; "I'm so tired of your mother and her complaints about my food"
cause to be bored
deplete; "exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"