(you/it's) got me beat

(you/it's) got me beat

slang A response when one does not know the answer to a question. A: "How long has this milk been in the fridge?" B: "It's got me beat. Check the expiration date." When's Ali's birthday? Got me beat! You got me beat—I have no idea how to get to the mall from here.
See also: beat

you got me beat

slang A response when one does not know the answer to a question. A: "How long has this milk been in the fridge?" B: "You got me beat. Check the expiration date." When's Ali's birthday? You got me beat! You got me beat—I have no idea how to get to the mall from here.
See also: beat