beat down

beat down

  1. (of the sun or rain) To strike with great force.
    We had to leave the beach because the sun was really beating down.
    It was a ghastly morning, with the rain beating down in sheets.
  2. To haggle with someone to sell at a lower price.
    I managed to beat him down to half his original asking price.
  3. (slang) To severely beat someone up.

beat down (plural beat downs)

  1. Alternative spelling of beatdown

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