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beat (someone) to a pulp
To deliver a violent and prolonged physical attack, often to the point of injury. I can't believe that skinny kid beat the bully to a pulp! His nose was totally gushing blood!
beat somebody to a pulp
to seriously injure someone by hitting them hard He was beaten to a pulp in a back street and left to die.
beat somebody to a pulp(informal)
to hit someone hard until they are seriously injured He was beaten to a pulp in a back street and left to die.