beat against (something/someone)

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beat against (something/someone)

To repeatedly strike a person or thing. Quit beating against the door, I'm coming! The rain has been beating against our roof for hours, and I'm starting to worry that we'll have a leak. The hiker had frostbite after the freezing wind beat against his cheeks for days.
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beat against someone or something

to strike against someone or something. The wind beat against the sides of the house. Max beat against Lefty's jaw with his quick jabs.
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References in classic literature ?
His power beat against her, wave upon wave; and in the moment his will opposed hers most she felt herself most strongly drawn toward him.
This well-bred filly created a good impression when beating the colts on her bow at Windsor three weeks ago and should prove hard to beat against her own gender, despite lacking the experience of her rivals.