beat-up

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 [ˈbiːtʌp]



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
beat-up /ˈbitˈʌp/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. Informal. dilapidated;
    broken-down:my old, beat-up train set got restored.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
beat-up  (bētup),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. [Informal.]dilapidated;
    in poor condition from use:a beat-up old jalopy.

n. 
  1. the warpwise count of tufts of pile in the warp of carpets.
  • adjective, adjectival, noun, nominal use of verb, verbal phrase beat up 1935–40

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