Her father beat them both.
The best way to beat the cold was to work up some heat.
You beat me to it.
He beat the dirt off his clothes with his hat and then unsaddled the horse.
I'll beat Old Prickly, all right.
The father beat him near to death, people said.
She sighed and snuggled against him, feeling the beat of his heart... or was that her own?
Some medical attention has to beat none.
"I'll get the car started," Howie said as he beat a hasty retreat outside, thereby ducking any chance of interrogation and leaving behind four bewildered minds, seething with curiosity.
Princess Mary's heart beat so violently at this news that she grew pale and leaned against the wall to keep from falling.
If you throw one more dead animal at my feet, I'm going to beat you over the head with it.
And only idlers have failed to beat the Germans.
You think I'll beat you eventually?
Beat her... dragged her about so!...
I don't know if I can wait until you beat Fitzgerald in the election.
Jonny shouted and beat on the door to the interrogation room.
She beat him with her fists until finally her vision began to fail.
Listen … listen … listen … He slapped his forehead with his palm in a rhythmic beat, waiting for some sort of divine inspiration.
Our hearts beat fast, and our hands trembled with excitement, not fear, for we had the hearts of vikings, and we knew that our skipper was master of the situation.
The raft had long since stopped and only the waves of the current beat softly against it below.
The men of that party, remembering Suvorov, said that what one had to do was not to reason, or stick pins into maps, but to fight, beat the enemy, keep him out of Russia, and not let the army get discouraged.
"I thought he was going to beat you to me again," "Who?" he asked again.
He almost beat down her door.
I hope the glad news which you will tell them will make their hearts beat fast with joy and love.
She sat in an armchair in her dressing jacket and nightcap and Katie, sleepy and disheveled, beat and turned the heavy feather bed for the third time, muttering to herself.
I only want to see whether you will let me win this ten, or beat it.
She beat a hasty retreat down the hallway, and paused breathlessly in the middle of her bedroom.
That evening, she climbed from her wagon and beat the dust from her clothes with her hat.
The next morning Molly beat us awake by enough time for her to make oatmeal and toast and hand deliver it to our bed.
Someone beat on the door across the hall loud enough for Bianca to hear over the TV and sporadic thunder.
"I can't imagine you came here to watch me beat the shit out of a punching bag," she said and took a long swig of water.
He's like a modern-day king who's in charge of the superheroes trying to beat down the evil villains.
Deidre's heart beat hard.
Her heart beat rapidly at what it meant to surrender what had been her one hope to leave Hell.
I stood in the middle of the church, where the vibrations from the great organ were strongest, and I felt the mighty waves of sound beat against me, as the great billows beat against a little ship at sea.
I have felt a bud "shyly doff her green hood and blossom with a silken burst of sound," while the icy fingers of the snow beat against the window-panes.
And indeed everybody in the room looked with a smile of pleasure at the jovial old gentleman, who standing beside his tall and stout partner, Marya Dmitrievna, curved his arms, beat time, straightened his shoulders, turned out his toes, tapped gently with his foot, and, by a smile that broadened his round face more and more, prepared the onlookers for what was to follow.
The soldiers near the gun waved their arms and beat the horses to make them turn and move on.
But when Napoleon asked him whether the Russians thought they would beat Bonaparte or not, Lavrushka screwed up his eyes and considered.
The hot rays of the sun beat down vertically and a fresh soft wind played with the hair of the bared heads and with the ribbons decorating the icon.
That one's going to beat you home.
The arms that rescued her continued to cradle her gently, and what the fall had failed to do to her heart beat, his close proximity completed.
He was not a pretty boy but a man with rugged, bad-boy beauty and a slow sensuality about his movement that made her heart skip a beat despite her pain.
"I beat you," she whispered into the shared space between them.
God, if Randy were here, I think I would beat him!
My thoughts would often rise and beat up like birds against the wind, and I persisted in using my lips and voice.
Trumpet answered trumpet above the steady beat of drums and the rhythm of marching feet.
They beat no one--except one another.
So that's what I'm sorry for--human dignity, peace of mind, purity, and not the serfs' backs and foreheads, which, beat and shave as you may, always remain the same backs and foreheads.
But, fortunately for her, she felt her eyes growing misty, she saw nothing clearly, her pulse beat a hundred to the minute, and the blood throbbed at her heart.
They beat the tattoo, called the roll, had supper, and settled down round the fires for the night--some repairing their footgear, some smoking pipes, and some stripping themselves naked to steam the lice out of their shirts.
For a moment her heart beat overtime and it looked as though she might fall, but Alex smoothly caught her and stepped around, covering her fumbling so well that no one appeared to notice.
Dad was in a hurry to beat the storm, so she had said nothing as the car backed out of the drive.
The storm kicked up dust behind them, but they managed to beat it to the corral.
I badly had to pee and I beat her to the downstairs bathroom.
Perhaps the culprit was the person who beat me to the publisher in Vermont, the sponsor of that idiotic contest!
He was coated with sweat and exhausted, but he wouldn't stop until he beat the fury out of him.
His heart skipped a beat as he realized that the last great Oracle, his mother, appeared just before the Schism, when the Watchers went to war and the universe was almost destroyed.
You would argue that no other widget on the market can beat the C2000, no nation can ever gain widget superiority if the government just buys the C2000—and so they do.
The rafters creaked and strained, and the branches of the trees surrounding the house rattled and beat against the windows, as the winds rioted up and down the country.
Music probably can mean little to her but beat and pulsation.
Her enjoyment of music, however, is very genuine, for she has a tactile recognition of sound when the waves of air beat against her.
Riding past the pond where there used always to be dozens of women chattering as they rinsed their linen or beat it with wooden beetles, Prince Andrew noticed that there was not a soul about and that the little washing wharf, torn from its place and half submerged, was floating on its side in the middle of the pond.
With fifteen thousand men I held the enemy at bay for thirty-five hours and beat him; but he would not hold out even for fourteen hours.
Some beat and tore at Vereshchagin, others at the tall youth.
Hopefully he had no idea how her heart beat double time occasionally at the strangest things.
It killed me not to use the chance to rub their noses in the fact I beat them to the punch on this!
It was a beat-up Camaro parked half a block down.
Any minute now Darian's going to beat down your door.
"I feel beat," Dusty admitted.
"This little thing beat you up?" the man with the chiseled features asked.
Her heart beat so hard, she could barely make out his response.
The distant beat of a helicopter's wings drew closer as they raced away from the mountains.
She wondered if it was because of the thought of her seducing someone else or because of her triumph at winning his affection, even if he beat her at every other thing.
Beat Walter Johnson in a showdown, one to nothing.
I have total faith that you'll beat the socks off the creep.
The Deans were up at the first pink of dawn, but they didn't beat Fred O'Connor, who had already perked coffee, cracked eggs, and burned toast for their morning breakfast.
We got him beat hands down.
Beat Fitzgerald in the election and then start your term of office chasing down some ancient murder if you want.
She cannot sing and she cannot play the piano, although, as some early experiments show, she could learn mechanically to beat out a tune on the keys.
Denisov did not take his eyes off her and beat time with his saber in a way that clearly indicated that if he was not dancing it was because he would not and not because he could not.
Dolokhov "killed," that is, beat, ten cards of Rostov's running.
Several soldiers ran toward the cart from different sides: some beat the carriage horses on their heads, turning them aside, others fought among themselves, and Pierre saw that one German was badly wounded on the head by a sword.
Her heart skipped a beat and then began to pound in her ears.
My old man beat me like a tom-tom at an Indian dance and he didn't need that much of an excuse.