clobber clobber  /ˈklɑ bər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) informal terms for personal possessions
  2. (v) strike violently and repeatedly
  3. (v) beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Combo Crew lets you beat 'em up with two fingers

    This is Portabliss , a column about downloadable games that can be played on the go. There was a time when the beat-em-up was king, a time when Streets of Rage, Final Fight and Golden Axe were at the top of the heap. Combo Crew on iOS and Android looks to return to those days, offering several unique fighters, lots of combos and plenty of bosses to bruise, clobber and otherwise pummel. The ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Joystiq

  2. MAC baseball report

    NORTH SCOTT 12-2, BETTENDORF 1-3: Trey Ogden pitched a one-hitter, and North Scott used a seven-run seventh inning to clobber Bettendorf in the opening game of Monday's conference doubleheader.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Quad-City Times

Quotes

  1. "Theses voices are back and they are saying 'cut, cut, cut', and it's profoundly misguided," Mr Balls said. "The idea that you would raise VAT now - deeply unfair - but also it would clobber and crush the recovery and destroy jobs."...
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Ed Balls Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. "Everyone's got an idea of where everyone is going to go. It's a matter of making sure you go there better than the other people do," Hansen said. "Everyone wrote Australia off last week, they thought the South Africans would clobber them but...
    on Jul 22, 2008 By: Steve Hansen Source: Stuff.co.nz

  3. "It used to be in the past people would step up and say, 'Well, here's an interesting idea.' Then they would take that idea and clobber the person politically," Bush said at a news conference. "What I'm saying to members of Congress is that...
    on Feb 17, 2005 By: President Bush Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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