beat hollow
See: BEAT ALL HOLLOW.

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • beat\ hollow — • beat all hollow • beat hollow v. phr. slang To do much better than; to beat very badly. We beat their team all hollow. As a speaker, he beats us all hollow …   Словарь американских идиом

  • beat hollow — ► beat hollow defeat thoroughly. Main Entry: ↑hollow …   English terms dictionary

  • Beat Hollow — Thoroughbred racehorse infobox horsename = Beat Hollow caption = sire = Sadler s Wells grandsire = Northern Dancer dam = Wemyss Bight damsire = Dancing Brave sex = Stallion foaled = 1997 country = Great Britain flagicon|United Kingdom colour =… …   Wikipedia

  • beat hollow — beat (someone) hollow British & Australian to defeat someone easily and by a large amount. We played my brother s school at football and beat them hollow …   New idioms dictionary

  • beat hollow — phrasal or beat all hollow : to defeat or surpass utterly beat his opponents hollow this movie beats that one all hollow …   Useful english dictionary

  • beat hollow — See: BEAT ALL HOLLOW …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • beat hollow — (Colloq.) Surpass completely, excel beyond all question, beat out and out …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • beat hollow —  Be very superior to …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • beat\ all\ hollow — • beat all hollow • beat hollow v. phr. slang To do much better than; to beat very badly. We beat their team all hollow. As a speaker, he beats us all hollow …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hollow — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having a hole or empty space inside. 2) concave. 3) (of a sound) echoing. 4) lacking significance or sincerity. ► NOUN 1) a hole or depression. 2) a small valley …   English terms dictionary

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