beater beater  /ˈbi tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a worker who rouses wild game from under cover for a hunter
  2. (n) an implement for beating

Usage(s):

  1. More than 20 takeovers helped him transform RBS into a world beater after he assumed control in 2000.
  2. Amazon's music store will be a handy tool for setting up package deals and promotional giveaways and such, but that's all it has to be: a loss leader, not a world beater.
  3. Marie faked pregnancy to marry a handsome boxer; he turned out to be an alcoholic wife beater.

News

  1. Canada’s ‘Last Car Standing’ Gets Another Season of Beater Car Destruction

    A spin-off of "Canada's Worst Driver," "Last Car Standing" enters its second season riding a wave of Canadian television viewer enthusiasm for beater car destruction.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. One Piece Voice Actor Takkou Ishimori Passes Away (Updated)

    Buzzer Beater's Yoshimune, Magic Knight Rayearth 2's Chang Ang passed away on Friday morning
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Anime News Network

  3. Inside Tim Duncan’s Halftime Buzzer Beater

    Categories: 2013 NBA Playoffs Tags: being tim duncanovich , buzzer beater , game 1 , halftime , heat , Spurs , Tim Duncan A brief peek into the mind of Tim Duncan with .8 seconds remaining in the first half of Game 1: “…seriously, though, it’s ridiculous how... ( Read more... )
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Hardwood Paroxysm

Quotes

  • "He can come in and just be a player, which I think is the most important thing for a young teammate," Recchi said. "There is not pressure for this kid to come in, internally, he doesn't have to come in and be a world-beater. There's a lot of...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Mark Recchi Source: Regina Leader-Post

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