drubbed drubbed  /d ˈrəbd/

Definition(s):

  • (v) beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Unpopular with reformists for his autocratic tendencies, he is an old rival of Khamenei and more recently of Ahmadinejad, who drubbed Rafsanjani in the 2005 presidential runoff.
  2. First, they beat the Chinese, and then they drubbed the Russians.
  3. They got drubbed in the last two elections and by all accounts created at current partisan atmosphere in Washington as well as the recession.

News

  1. Rivalry for Charity Golf: Bronco loses, but avoids singing and contract talk

    Rivalry for Charity Golf: Bronco loses, but avoids singing and contract talk by Jay Drew The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 11, 2013 03:31PM MDT Bronco Mendenhall’s BYU team once again got drubbed by the Utah team in the annual Rivalry for Charity golf tournament Monday at The Country Club in Salt Lake City, but at least the Cougars’ head football coach didn’t have to sing the Utes’ fight song ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. College football: Bronco loses charity golf tournament, avoids contract talk

    College football: Bronco loses charity golf tournament, avoids contract talk by Jay Drew the Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 10, 2013 05:12PM MDT Bronco Mendenhall’s BYU team once again got drubbed by the Utah team in the annual Rivalry for Charity golf tournament on Monday at The Country Club in Salt Lake City, but at least the Cougars’ head football coach didn’t have to sing the Utes’ fight ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

Quotes

  1. "Transition D is a particular concern because we're playing against the best transition team in the league," San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich said. "That's a priority and they just drubbed us in that area."
    on May 31, 2005 By: Gregg Popovich Source: San Diego Union Tribune

  2. "This is a big game," Sonics coach Bob Weiss said. "The last game they spent the last half of the game laughing at us and having a good time at our expense. So this was a big game for us, a lot to prove to a team that just drubbed us. To be...
    on Dec 3, 2005 By: Bob Weiss Source: Seattle Times

  3. "All they're going to say on SportsCenter is we got drubbed," Bozeman said.
    on Mar 19, 2010 By: Todd Bozeman Source: National Post

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