Synonyms of batter in English:


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1‘he battered his opponent into submission’


pummel, pound, rain blows on, buffet, belabour, thrash, beat up, abuse

hit, strike, beat, smack, assault, attack, thump, lash, aim blows at

informal whack, clout, wallop, bash, clobber, bop, biff, sock, deck, plug, knock about, knock around, knock into the middle of next week, beat the living daylights out of, give someone a good hiding, lay into, lace into, do over, rough up

2‘the storm had severely battered the pier’


damage, injure, hurt, harm, impair, mar, spoil

destroy, demolish, crush, shatter, smash, ruin

informal total, trash