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beaten is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of beaten in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… gotten beaten down now I had notched up …”

meanings of beaten


  1. Defeated.
  2. Repeatedly struck, or formed or flattened by blows.
  3. Mixed by paddling with a wooden spoon or other implement.
  4. Trite; hackneyed.


  1. Past participle of beat.

beaten frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word beaten occurs in english on average 16.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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