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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows; A sound defeat.

Usage examples (36)
  • Verb (used with object) : Latin grammar was drubbed into their heads
  • After his party's midterm drubbing, is it time for Obama back down?
  • The midterm drubbing for the Democrats masks the many encouraging auguries for the president
  • Obama is rebounding from his party's midterm drubbing with the kind of lame-duck victories any White House would want. for more
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