adjective. ['ˈbiːtən'] much trodden and worn smooth or bare.
- -en (English)
- -en (Middle English (1100-1500))
- beat (English)
- beten (Middle English (1100-1500))
Words that Rhyme with Beaten
Example sentences of the word beaten
Occasionally, everyone can feel beaten down by their work lives.
2. Verb, past participle
Abalone meat needs to be beaten and tenderized before it is cooked.
Dip the crumb-coated piece of queso blanco into the beaten egg again and back into the bread crumbs.
4. Noun, singular or mass
Pour the beaten eggs into the heated pan.
Quotes containing the word beaten
1. Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.
- Neil Gaiman, Coraline
2. No sympathy for the devil; keep that in mind. Buy the ticket, take the ride...and if it occasionally gets a little heavier than what you had in mind, well...maybe chalk it off to forced conscious expansion: Tune in, freak out, get beaten.
- Hunter S. Thompson, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
3. ...unrequited love does not die; it's only beaten down to a secret place where it hides, curled and wounded. For some unfortunates, it turns bitter and mean, and those who come after pay the price for the hurt done by the one who came before.
- Elle Newmark, The Book of Unholy Mischief
adjective. worn by exposure to the weather.
adjective. damaged by storm.
adjective. damaged by blows or hard usage.
adjective. tanned and coarsened from being outdoors.