See also: beatdown
- (of the sun or rain) To strike with great force.
- We had to leave the beach because the sun was really beating down.
- It was a ghastly morning, with the rain beating down in sheets.
- To haggle with someone to sell at a lower price.
- I managed to beat him down to half his original asking price.
- (slang) To severely beat someone up.
- Alternative spelling of