Beat down sentence example
He almost beat down her door.
He's like a modern-day king who's in charge of the superheroes trying to beat down the evil villains.
Bright sunshine beat down through the bedroom window, heating her bedroll until she was drenched with sweat.
They beat down all opposition, wrested even Bosporus in the Crimea from the empire, and by the annihilation of the Ephthalites completed the ruin of the White Race of the plains from the Oxus to the Don.
Adolph II., count of Holstein, was compelled to cede Lubeck to him in 1158; campaigns in 1163 and 1164 beat down further resistance of the Abotrites; and Saxon garrisons were established in the conquered lands.Advertisement
Moreover, the temper of these more enlightened men was itself opposed to Italian indifference and immorality; it was pugnacious and polemical, eager to beat down the arrogance of monks and theologians rather than to pursue an ideal of aesthetical self-culture.
At any rate England was as helpless as the Empire when first the Danish and Norwegian galleys began to cross the North Sea, and to beat down both sides of Britain seeking for prey.
England put forth all its strength to beat down resistance; but the task, which seemed easy at a distance, proved impossible.
He recovered and beat down the resistance of the tribes, leaving them annexed to the Macedonian satrapy west of the Indus.
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.Advertisement
Short term, the Israel 's want to kill as many Palestinians as possible and beat down the Palestinian right to independent statehood.
In the midst of a good ole fashioned beat down that was partially kept from the camera's roving eye, Nick laid into Aaron for dating Paris after she and Nick were kaput.
It's a sunny day, and the rays of the sun beat down on your skin.
Any minute now Darian's going to beat down your door.
Look at the way the brush is beat down.Advertisement