be beat

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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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The heads are dropping and we talked about that on Saturday for 20 minutes after the match, that once something goes against us, we know then that we're beat.
But physically, we're beat up and the injuries that we're getting aren't going to heal in a couple of days.
We're tired and we're beat up and we're ready to move on,'' said Colvin, who won the 100-yard butterfly and 100 backstroke, in addition to contributing to victories in the 200 medley and 400 freestyle relays.
They're not going to think if we're beat 'ah well, we had a good season'.
Our receivers were supposed to be the best in the country and now we're beat up.