HyperDic: drub

English > 1 sense of the word drub:
VERBcontactdrub, cream, bat, clobber, thrash, lickbeat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight
drub > pronunciation
Soundsdrah'b
RhymesArab ... washtub: 23 rhymes with ahb...
English > drub: 1 sense > verb 1, contact
MeaningBeat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThe fighter managed to drub his opponent
Synonymscream, bat, clobber, thrash, lick
Broaderbeat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquishCome out better in a competition, race, or conflict
Similar tothrash, thresh, lam, flailGive a thrashing to
Spanishbatear, moler
Nounsdrubbinga sound defeat

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