Detailed Translations for beat from English to French


to beat verb (beats, beated, beating)

  1. to beat (hit; strike; smash; )
    • frapper verb (frappe, frappes, frappons, frappez, )

Conjugations for beat:

  1. beat
  2. beat
  3. beats
  4. beat
  5. beat
  6. beat
simple past
  1. beated
  2. beated
  3. beated
  4. beated
  5. beated
  6. beated
present perfect
  1. have beated
  2. have beated
  3. has beated
  4. have beated
  5. have beated
  6. have beated
past continuous
  1. was beating
  2. were beating
  3. was beating
  4. were beating
  5. were beating
  6. were beating
  1. shall beat
  2. will beat
  3. will beat
  4. shall beat
  5. will beat
  6. will beat
continuous present
  1. am beating
  2. are beating
  3. is beating
  4. are beating
  5. are beating
  6. are beating
  1. be beated
  2. be beated
  3. be beated
  4. be beated
  5. be beated
  6. be beated
  1. beat!
  2. let's beat!
  3. beated
  4. beating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for beat:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- beatnik; cadence; heartbeat; measure; meter; metre; musical rhythm; pulsation; pulse; rhythm; round
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
frapper bang; batter; beat; hammer; hit; smack; smash; strike bang; bash someone; drum; ground; hammer; hit; knock; pound; punch; push; slap; smack; spike; strike; tap; tap at; thump
- baffle; beat out; beat up; bewilder; bunk; circumvent; crush; drum; exhaust; flap; get; mystify; outfox; outsmart; outwit; overreach; perplex; pose; pound; pulsate; puzzle; quiver; scramble; shell; stick; thrum; thump; tick; ticktack; ticktock; trounce; tucker; tucker out; vanquish; vex; wash up; work over
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- all in; bushed; dead
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- pulsate; thrash; throb

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Synonyms for "beat":

Related Definitions for "beat":

  1. very tired1
    • so beat I could flop down and go to sleep anywhere1
  2. the act of beating to windward; sailing as close as possible to the direction from which the wind is blowing1
  3. a stroke or blow1
    • the signal was two beats on the steam pipe1
  4. a regular rate of repetition1
    • the cox raised the beat1
  5. the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music1
    • the conductor set the beat1
  6. (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse1
  7. the sound of stroke or blow1
    • he heard the beat of a drum1
  8. the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart1
    • he could feel the beat of her heart1
  9. a regular route for a sentry or police officer1
    • in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name1
  10. a member of the beat generation; a nonconformist in dress and behavior1
  11. a single pulsation of an oscillation produced by adding two waves of different frequencies; has a frequency equal to the difference between the two oscillations1
  12. wear out completely1
    • I'm beat1
  13. be a mystery or bewildering to1
    • This beats me!1
  14. come out better in a competition, race, or conflict1
    • Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship1
    • We beat the competition1
  15. beat through cleverness and wit1
    • I beat the traffic1
  16. give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression1
    • Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night1
    • The teacher used to beat the students1
  17. hit repeatedly1
    • beat on the door1
    • beat the table with his shoe1
  18. strike (water or bushes) repeatedly to rouse animals for hunting1
  19. strike (a part of one's own body) repeatedly, as in great emotion or in accompaniment to music1
    • beat one's breast1
    • beat one's foot rhythmically1
  20. stir vigorously1
    • beat the egg whites1
    • beat the cream1
  21. shape by beating1
    • beat swords into ploughshares1
  22. produce a rhythm by striking repeatedly1
    • beat the drum1
  23. make by pounding or trampling1
    • beat a path through the forest1
  24. move with or as if with a regular alternating motion1
  25. move rhythmically1
    • Her heart was beating fast1
  26. indicate by beating, as with the fingers or drumsticks1
  27. sail with much tacking or with difficulty1
    • The boat beat in the strong wind1
  28. move with a flapping motion1
  29. move with a thrashing motion1
    • The eagle beat its wings and soared high into the sky1
  30. glare or strike with great intensity1
    • The sun was beating down on us1
  31. make a rhythmic sound1
    • The drums beat all night1
  32. make a sound like a clock or a timer1
    • the grandfather clock beat midnight1
  33. avoid paying1
    • beat the subway fare1
  34. be superior1
    • Reading beats watching television1
    • This sure beats work!1

Wiktionary Translations for beat:

  1. to whip
  2. to win against
  3. to hit, to knock, to pound, to strike
  1. Traductions à trier suivant le sens
  2. bredouiller, marmonner, parler d’une manière confuse, s’embrouiller dans ses explications.
  3. Frapper de coups répétés
  4. Vaincre et, par extension, gagner sur quelqu’un à un sport, à un jeu, à une compétition
  5. frapper de coups répétés.
  6. agiter dans sa main une arme, comme si on se préparer à frapper.
  7. marine|fr éprouver le clapotis.
  8. commander souverainement, avoir une puissance absolue.
  9. A TRIER
  10. entrer brusquement en contact.
  11. marine|fr Faire plusieurs routes en zigzag au plus près du vent, en lui présenter tantôt un côté du bâtiment, tantôt l’autre.
  12. monter au-dessus.
  13. remporter la victoire sur ses ennemis, dans la guerre.
  1. Épuisé
  2. Fatigué
  1. Battement des artères...
  2. nombre ; cadence ; mesure.

Cross Translation:
beat battre kloppen — verslaan
beat palpiter; battre kloppen — hoorbaar bewegen
beat battre; vaincre besiegen — den Sieg über jemanden erringen
beat distancer distanzierenSport, transitiv: jemanden im Wettkampf weit überholen, hinter sich lassen, überbieten
beat cogner hauen — einen oder mehrere Schlag versetzen
beat frapper klopfen — Periodische Bewegung, die ein rhythmisches Geräusch entfaltet.
beat battre prügeln — auf jemanden, etwas mit oder ohne Hilfsmittel wiederholt einschlagen (siehe auch verprügeln)
beat frapper schlagen — (transitiv) heftige, starke Bewegung, mit dem Ziel etwas oder jemanden zu treffen
beat tabasser verbläuen — jemanden grün und blau schlagen

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