What is another word for battered?

Need synonyms for battered? Here's a list of words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Having suffered repeated violence from a spouse, partner, or parent
“She explains that her experience is not uncommon among battered wives.”
“I'm off to Paris tomorrow evening for a meeting on Thursday morning and I really didn't relish the thought of taking my battered boots along with me.”
Simple past tense for strike repeatedly with hard blows
“Traders shoo them away from their customers, and batter the children around the head if they become too persistent.”
Simple past tense for to use bombs or artillery against
“… planes battered the city for weeks.”
Simple past tense for to damage or injure, as by blows, heavy wear, etc
“A storm that's been battering the Northeast coastline.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Watch and Learn
Nearby Words
8-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019