Definition of beat the bejesus out of in English:

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beat the bejesus out of

Irish informal Hit (someone) very hard or for a long time: they caught the two and started beating the bejesus out of them
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  • ‘Whenever people see a mascot, they can't help beating the bejesus out of it,’ Rolling Stone relates.
  • Sadly, while you'll succeed in beating the bejeezus out of Ash repeatedly, he will ultimately wipe you from existence.
  • If you don't enjoy watching grown men beating the bejesus out of each other, forget it.
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