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be beat

1. To fail or be defeated. Down by 10 points with only two minutes left, we knew we were beat.
2. To be thoroughly fatigued or physically exhausted. After two hours in the gym and another hour swimming, I was beat by the time I got home.
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I am beat, my spirit glazed and drowsy, but I smile as the scarred prairie hurtles past my dingy window.
They were trialled before racing last Saturday when Sjudraget I Am beat Yagga Wagga by half a length in 29.
The Bridgend AM beat rivals Edwina Hart and Huw Lewis to become Welsh Labour leader last month.
The Ynys Mon AM beat shadow Welsh education minister Helen Mary Jones by just 71 votes in a three-cornered, one-member-one-vote election.
He said: "That's maybe as difficult as any course I've ever seen and I am beat.
The Ynys Mon AM beat Ms Jones in the last leadership contest two years ago.