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beat off

1. To send away; to force to retreat. Despite the connotation of "beat," this phrase is often used hyperbolically and does not have to reference violent action. Because their house is in such a great location, they have been beating off a lot of interested buyers. I somehow managed to beat off the intruder with a baseball bat. Your daughter is so pretty—it's only a matter of time until she's beating off the suitors!
2. vulgar slang To masturbate. Typically said of males. A: "Why is he all embarrassed today?" B: "Oh, his crush walked in on him beating off. How horrifying is that?"
See also: beat, off

have a jag on

To be drunk. A: "Don't mind him, he just has a jag on." B: "Seriously? How is he drunk already?"
See also: have, jag, on

jag off

1. vulgar slang To masturbate. A: "Why is he all embarrassed today?" B: "Oh, his crush walked in on him jagging off. How horrifying is that?"
2. vulgar slang To waste or pass time idly or by doing nothing or engaging in foolish behavior. Would you quit jagging off and help me move this sofa out to the truck?
See also: jag, off

beat someone or something off

to drive someone or something away by beating. They beat the enemy off. The army beat off the savage attack, saving the town. I was able to beat off the intruder.
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beat off

Repulse, drive away by blows, as in We tried to beat off the flying ants swarming about us. Originating in the mid-1600s in a military context, this term was being used for other activities by the mid-1700s.
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beat off

v.
1. To drive someone or something away, especially by fighting or hitting: Two robbers attacked me on the subway, but I beat them off with my bag. After a long battle, the soldiers beat off the invaders.
2. To defeat someone or something in a competition: Our company intends to beat off our rivals for the contract. The visiting team was behind us for most of the game, but beat us off squarely in the end.
3. Vulgar Slang To masturbate. Used of males.
See also: beat, off

beat off

and ball off and jack off and jag off and jerk off and pull oneself off and toss off and wack off and wank off and whack off and whank off and whip off
1. in. to masturbate. (Usually objectionable.) They say if you beat off too much, you’ll get pimples.
2. in. to waste time; to waste one’s efforts; to do something inefficiently. The whole lot of them were jacking off rather than sticking to business. Stop whanking off and get on with your work!
See also: beat, off

jag off

verb
See also: jag, off

jag

1. n. a Jaguar automobile. What I really want is a jag.
2. n. a drinking bout; a prolonged state of alcohol or drug intoxication. Is he off on another jag, or is this the same one?
3. n. a prolonged state of emotional excess, especially crying. I’ve been on a jag and can’t get my work done. Is she still on her crying jag?
4. n. a drug rush. (Drugs.) This stuff has no jag at all.
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JAG today urged ministries that have already set up such committees or councils to appoint more women to meet the 30 per cent minimum threshold.
JAG (UK) will still remain an independent subscription organisation, but will be able to utilise support services from GeoPlace to help with its role in coordinating works for asset or utility network management and other events taking place on the highway.
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Bond girl Fiona Fullerton has had several Jags. Replete with personalised plate 2 FF have been a red Jaguar XJ6, a green Sovereign and an XK8.
At the FMI convention in Las Vegas, some heavy hitters, including Coca-Cola, Wegmans, Safeway, Kroger and P&G, did a session entitled "New Ways of Working Together--Collaborating for Growth," in which they discussed some of JAG's guiding principles.
Fayr Jag won 11 races, with his Group 1 success coming in the 2004 Golden Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Despite a less than stellar record in that civvie job (the Westray Mine Inquiry was Pitzul's legacy) he was lured back into the ranks as the JAG with the objective of cleaning up after the Somalia scandal.
JAG's many publications, reports, and photographs detail the environmental hazards of the tar ponds site and its impact on the surrounding working-class communities such as Whitney Pier and Sydney's North End; maps and plans show the ways in which the physical landscape changed during the steel plant's operation.
John Griffith, founder and principal of JAG, has been named OneCoast's regional vice president for the Midwest.
But the Army does not effectively teach him how to use his JAG. That can cost him and his Soldiers dearly.
Coming into the final furlong, Avonbridge was still in front but Fayr Jag (12-1) came storming down the outside to get his head in front half a furlong from home.
Specifically, JAG will acquire Toray Medical's home oxygen therapy business and consolidate it with its wholly owned subsidiary VitalAire Japan as of October 1.
Jag Deshpande Associates, a full-service architectural firm based in Wilmington, Delaware, has merged with Vollmer Associates LLP, a major engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, planning and survey firm, with nineteen offices throughout the northeast.
longer), which makes this the longest Jag ever built.