beat-up beat-up

Definition(s):

  • (adj) damaged by blows or hard usage

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The faster you can fix a beat-up humvee, the sooner you can get it back into the fight.
  2. At sundown 40 people are crowded around a beat-up purple and white bus.
  3. Leaning against his beat-up white Chevrolet in the blazing sun, he said he was confused about the outcome of the war so far.

News

  1. Fish hand Koehler his first win with late charge

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Drenched in all kinds of liquids poured out of a beat-up bucket that teammates conjured up in the clubhouse, Tom Koehler never felt better as a major league pitcher.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. Marlins beat Giants 2-1, Koehler earns 1st win

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Drenched in all kinds of liquids poured out of a beat-up bucket that teammates conjured up in the clubhouse, Tom Koehler never felt better as a major league pitcher.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

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