beaten

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

beat +‎ -en

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbit(ə)n/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːtən

Adjective[edit]

beaten (comparative more beaten, superlative most beaten)

  1. defeated
  2. repeatedly struck, or formed or flattened by blows
    a beaten path; beaten gold; the beaten victims of the attack
  3. (cooking, of a liquid) mixed by paddling with a wooden spoon or other implement
  4. (dated) trite; hackneyed

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Verb[edit]

beaten

  1. past participle of beat