Synonyms for Beat:

adj.

unorthodox (adjective)
unconventional.
very tired (adjective)
weary, fatigued.

n.

C, DO, chord, double flat, crotchet, D, bass. bang, bleeding, aorta, HIT, artery, hammer, knock, atheroma, pummel, anticoagulant, rap, atrium, whack, B, abo system. flail, lay into, crown, whale, accomplish, punch, lick, sock, whop, punish, cuff, maltreat, smack, club, leather, bat, slug, slap, baste, attain, box, manage, paddle, flagellate, achieve, lace, bring off, birch, clout, maul, drub, paste, wallop, come together, belt, pull off, tan, succeed, trim, clobber, be able to do something, bludgeon, thwack, buffet, swat, cane, bash, hide, rough up. APB, swing, clean up, agent provocateur, Amber alert, clue, all-points bulletin, ripple, clampdown, checkpoint. mix, cry, cheep, alight, whisk, chirp, stir, coo, caw, brood. confuse, knock out, befuddle. chase, crucible, anvil, ct, blacksmith, bullion, defraud, cheat, deceive, dupe, burnish. you ought to see/hear/meet etc., thresh, monumental, assail, beyond/without compare, highly, attack, there's no comparison, cool, than someone/something put together, there's nothing/no place like something, not/never in your (wildest) dreams, to a fault, assault. pinch-hit, go ahead, make the first move, beat someone to the punch, be/stay one jump ahead (of someone), preface, steal a march on someone, reward. repetition, rise above, outflank, waggle, overtake, rival, flop. haemorrhage, count, hemorrhage, jump, lurch, bleed, fur up, clot. butcher, blend, butchery, butter, carve, bake, chill, blanch. clangor, clack, clash, clink, forge, bump, clip-clop, chink. assemble. subjugate, prevail against, ace. outrun, top, big, pass, outmatch, outshine, better. confound, knowledge, stump, affect. glare, light, blaze. tired, weary, fatigued. unconventional, bohemian. area of responsibility (noun)
precinct, circuit.
arena (noun)
domain, circle, auditorium, locale, turf, region, amphitheater, hall, province, field, dominion, arena, ground, bailiwick, ring, campus, battlefield, pen, courtyard, circuit, circus, setting, room, hippodrome, gallery, colosseum, area, enclosure, precinct, realm, theater, gymnasium, battle-ground, stage.
beat (noun)
tan, outrun, clobber, overcome, vanquish, drub, forge, excel, bang, knock, buffet, pulsate, whip, mix, best, lick, swing, surpass, thwack, club, smack, trounce, hammer, pummel, throb, exceed, pulse, punch, belt, blend, outplay, slap, overpower, bash, birch, HIT, box, wallop, transcend, whisk, tremble, outdo, subjugate, rout, subdue, vibrate, clout, stir, cane, whack, conquer, lay into, outstrip, defeat.
beat up (noun)
pulsation, pulse, bang, HIT, circuit, rhythm, rough up, fatigued, territory, attack, throb, palpitation, tired, vibration, assault.
blow, stroke (noun)
slap, HIT, punch.
department (noun)
precinct.
impulse (noun)
vibration.
oscillation (noun)
wave, pulsation, palpitation, alternation, rhythm, oscillation, harmonic motion, vacillation, libration, undulation, vibration, tremor, resonance, fluctuation.
region (noun)
commonweal, plot, district, quarter, kingdom, colony, locality, county, earldom, town, division, municipality, country, dukedom, borough, shire, zone, sector, city, nation, state, neighborhood, canton, duchy, lot, tract, place, riding, empire, parcel, territory.
rumble (noun)
grumble, hum, chatter, thunder, clatter, racket, rattle, drone, reverberation, chant, roll, drum, rumble, thrum, buzz.
throbbing (noun)
rhythm, swing, oscillation, throb, palpitation, pulsation, undulation, ripple, tick, vibration, pulse.
tired (noun)
sleepy, on your last legs, drowsy, weary, fatigued, tired, dozy.
unconventional (noun)
unconventional, bohemian.

v.

competition (verb)
trounce, vanquish, crush.
defeat (verb)
predominate, foil, outplay, overthrow, overcome, rout, outdo, trump, quell, subject, triumph, surmount, defeat, capture, subdue, trounce, humble, overpower, overturn, whip, master, conquer, vanquish, checkmate, win, crush.
defeat, surpass (verb)
better, top, triumph, outplay, excel, outshine, overcome, conquer, transcend, overtake, subdue, outstrip, outdo, exceed, vanquish, best, outrun.
defeated (verb)
outdone, crushed, overturned, Subjected, mastered, outplayed, won, routed, Triumphed, Trumped, Trounced, vanquished, Predominated, quelled, humbled, foiled, overthrown, conquered, subdued, Outdid, defeated, beaten, Overthrew, Checkmated, overpowered, Overcame, surmounted, Captured, Whipped.
excel (verb)
excel, outstrip, best, overshadow, cap, eclipse, transcend, outclass, surpass, outperform, exceed.
excelled (verb)
Exceeded, Outstripped, bested, Overshadowed, capped, outclassed, Surpassed, Excelled, Transcended, outperformed, Eclipsed.
injure by striking (verb)
flail, drub, belt, cane, buffet, trounce, hammer, whip, swat, maul, bat, box, lick, bash, slug, club, thwack, maltreat, crush, pummel, wallop, punish, thresh, clout, flagellate, rap, smack, bang, whale, knock.
mix (verb)
stir.
oscillate (verb)
seesaw, sway, vacillate, tremble, wobble, pulsate, bob, pulse, throb, undulate, librate, tick, radiate, alternate, fluctuate, rock, stagger, vibrate, teeter-totter, totter, oscillate, wag.
oscillated (verb)
Tottered, Fluctuated, wobbled, teeter-tottered, Pulsated, seesawed, Trembled, Undulated, Oscillated, Ticked, Throbbed, Swayed, Staggered, Wagged, Vacillated, Alternated, Rocked, pulsed, Radiated, vibrated, Bobbed.
rumble (verb)
reverberate.
rumbled (verb)
rumbled, Droned, Clattered, chanted, Hummed, Chattered, rolled, Thundered, Buzzed, Thrummed, grumbled, Reverberated, Drummed, rattled.
throb (verb)
oscillate, fluctuate, pulsate, tremble, undulate, alternate, vibrate, bob.

Other synonyms:

agent provocateur, butter, mix, artery, atheroma, checkpoint, thresh, aorta, clip-clop, Amber alert, anticoagulant, bleeding, bass, drub, atrium, sock, crotchet, double flat, clampdown, all-points bulletin, bullion, APB, abo system, blanch, clobber, chord, fatigued, blacksmith, anvil, outmatch, pummel, carve, burnish. crucible, clot, weary, hammer, bludgeon, cry, outrun, D, cuff, brood, lurch, pinch-hit, clangor, assail, go ahead, butchery. hemorrhage, clue, buffet, baste, B, waggle, preface, lick, outshine, C, whisk, clean up, chink. ct, count, forge, stump, top, assault, knock out, blend. bang, confound, rap, alight. chill, smack, trim, bump. jump, flop. pass, stir, club. crown. DO. attack
whop.
defeat
outplayed, outplay.
discipline
punish.
exceed
rise above.
flog
leather.
mislead
deceive.
nonconformist
bohemian.
outmaneuver
outflank.
rap
knock.
shot
HIT.
sway
swing.
thrash
flail, drub.
thump
wallop.
wallop
wallop.
whip
flagellate.
Other relevant words:
flop, tired, bang, lick, baste, flail, maul, bohemian, whop, rap, pummel, whisk, buffet, drub, stump, thresh, defraud, hammer, whale, flagellate, fatigued, wallop, knock.

Usage examples for beat

  1. " I should have thought you could beat a little thing like that," said Audrey. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  2. Didn't the Street beat the Linburgs the other day? – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. Timar was dead beat – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai