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Verb: drub (drubbed,drubbing)  drúb
  1. Beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight
    "We drubbed the other team on Sunday!";
    - cream [informal], bat, clobber [informal], thrash [informal], lick [informal], marmalise [Brit, informal], marmelise [Brit, informal], slaughter [informal], hammer [informal], marmelize [Brit, informal], smoke [N. Amer, informal], muller [Brit, informal], marmalize [Brit, informal], beat hollow [informal], tromp [N. Amer, informal], wipe the floor [informal], trounce, blow away [informal], whale [N. Amer, informal], paste [informal]

Derived forms: drubbed, drubs, drubbing

Type of: beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

Encyclopedia: Drub, West Yorkshire