Definition of beat

You can find definition of beat below. Words can have several meanings depending on the context. Their meaning may vary depending on where they are used. Please choose approriate definition according to part of speech and context. We have found 34 different definitions of beat. beat is a 4 letter word. It starts with b and ends with t.

  • beat

    noun location

    a regular route for a sentry or policeman

  • pulse

    noun event

    the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart

  • rhythm

    noun communication

    the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music

  • beat

    noun phenomenon

    a single pulsation of an oscillation produced by adding two waves of different frequencies; has a frequency equal to the difference between the two oscillations

  • beatnik

    noun person

    a member of the beat generation; a nonconformist in dress and behavior

  • beat

    noun event

    the sound of stroke or blow

  • meter

    noun communication

    (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse

  • beat

    noun attribute

    a regular rate of repetition

  • beat

    noun act

    a stroke or blow

  • beat

    noun act

    the act of beating to windward; sailing as close as possible to the direction from which the wind is blowing

  • beat

    verb competition

    come out better in a competition, race, or conflict

  • beat

    verb contact

    give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression

  • beat

    verb contact

    hit repeatedly

  • beat

    verb motion

    move rhythmically

  • beat

    verb creation

    shape by beating

  • drum

    verb perception

    make a rhythmic sound

  • beat

    verb perception

    glare or strike with great intensity

  • beat

    verb motion

    move with a thrashing motion

  • beat

    verb motion

    sail with much tacking or with difficulty

  • beat

    verb contact

    stir vigorously

  • beat

    verb contact

    strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music

  • beat

    verb stative

    be superior

  • beat

    verb social

    avoid paying

  • tick

    verb perception

    make a sound like a clock or a timer

  • beat

    verb motion

    move with a flapping motion

  • beat

    verb motion

    indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks

  • pulsate

    verb motion

    move with or as if with a regular alternating motion

  • beat

    verb creation

    make by pounding or trampling

  • beat

    verb creation

    produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly

  • beat

    verb contact

    strike (water or bushes) repeatedly to rouse animals for hunting

  • outwit

    verb competition

    beat through cleverness and wit

  • perplex

    verb cognition

    be a mystery or bewildering to

  • exhaust

    verb body

    wear out completely

  • all in

    adj all

    very tired

Words that start with beat

You can find list of words that starts with beat.

Words that ending in beat

You can find list of words that ending in beat.

Prefixes of beat

Suffixes of beat