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Instead of adding pepper and salt to the beaten-up eggs, add one or two tablespoonfuls of finely powdered sugar.
Cassell’s Vegetarian Cookery A. G. Payne

A stream of froth pours from his mouth like beaten-up white of egg.
The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles Jean Henri Fabre

When the cheese is melted, add six beaten-up eggs, and stir the whole together till they are set.
Cassell’s Vegetarian Cookery A. G. Payne

The froth of soap-suds or beaten-up eggs consists of a multitude of small films which meet each other at angles of 120.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 3 Various

It is very nice made hot and then added to one or two beaten-up eggs and poured over any plain puddings, such as boiled rice, &c.
Cassell’s Vegetarian Cookery A. G. Payne

Did this Les King character think a beaten-up camera gave him the right to walk in and make demands.
Ten From Infinity Paul W. Fairman


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    beatinest. most remarkable or unusual: This is the beatinest town I ever did see. Historical Examples If they warn’t the beatenest lot, them two frauds, that ever I struck. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) He is the beatenest man to get off jokes I ever knowed, to be as old as […]

  • Beater

    a person or thing that beats. an implement or device for beating something: a rug beater. Hunting. a person who rouses or drives game from cover. Papermaking. a machine for beating half-stuff to pulp by separating and shortening the fibers to produce a gelatinous mass. Textiles. the reed. Newfoundland. a young seal, usually a month […]

  • Beatific

    bestowing bliss, blessings, happiness, or the like: beatific peace. blissful; saintly: a beatific smile. Contemporary Examples Here, some reluctant participants at a family reunion are transformed in a beatific bunch by a ride in the Caravan. Lousy Marketing—Not Lousy Cars—Killed Detroit Adam Hanft November 23, 2008 Clearly bewildered by the proceedings, she had a beatific […]

  • Beatifically

    bestowing bliss, blessings, happiness, or the like: beatific peace. blissful; saintly: a beatific smile. Historical Examples beatifically he breathed whiskied breath at me as he stared in unsteady surprise. Eastern Nights – and Flights Alan Bott Did you ever see anything so beatifically happy as that couple are? Miss Billy’s Decision Eleanor H. Porter He […]

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