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ba tuh ring

  • n  the act of subjecting to strong attack
  • v  strike against forcefully
  • v  strike violently and repeatedly
  • v  make a dent or impression in

  • After police and FBI authorities entered suspected Welcoming Committee buildings with battering rams and guns drawn, they confiscated items purportedly used to make Molotov .
  • In one three-second shot of a boxer battering the stomach of his opponent, he used Middleweights Johnny Cesario and Joey Archer.
  • By Tuesday, police were ready to invade with tear gas and battering rams when Mayor Marion Barry arrived on the scene and ordered the lawmen to back off.
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  • Anthony Albanese in
    I really don't support the view that somehow you use the Olympics as a battering ram against the Chinese government,Mr Albanese said to Fairfax Radio.
  • Ken Auletta in International Herald Tribune
    The Post was a "battering ram against Koch's opponents," said Ken Auletta, a writer for the New Yorker who wrote a lengthy profile about Murdoch for the magazine in 1995 and another piece in July concerning his bid for the Journal. "He has...
  • Audley Harrison in BBC Sport
    My critics are always going to be there and the battering I suffer out of the ring is why I live in America,said Harrison. "It's an unwarranted battering but I'm not going to cry about it. My left hand was firing on Friday and I had three...

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