Synonyms of beating in English:

beating


See definition of beating

noun

1‘he received a near fatal beating’

SYNONYMS
battering, thrashing, thumping, pounding, pummelling, drubbing, slapping, smacking, hammering, hitting, striking, punching, knocking, thwacking, cuffing, buffeting, boxing, mauling, pelting, lambasting
assault, attack
flaying, whipping, lashing, cudgelling, clubbing, birching
corporal punishment, chastisement
informal beating-up, duffing-up, doing-over, belting, bashing, pasting, walloping, whacking, clobbering, slugging, tanning, biffing, bopping, hiding

2‘she could hear the beating of her heart’

SYNONYMS
pulsation, pulsating, pulse, pulsing, palpitating, throb, reverberation, reverberating
pumping, pounding, thumping, thudding, hammering, drumming
pitter-patter, pit-a-pat

3‘a 5–1 beating at the hands of their rivals’

SYNONYMS
defeat, loss, conquest, vanquishing, trouncing, routing, overthrow, downfall
informal licking, thrashing, clobbering