hit sb/sth hard many times, especially in a way that causes serious damage
damage, break, or cause to lose shape by continual hard use or beating
"Winds buffeted the tent"
"She clobbered the man who tried to attack her"
"dinge a soft hat"
With a log Batter his skull.
出自：Tempest , Shakespeare
A number of huge packing cases stood about, and upon these the Red Guards and soldiers fell furiously, battering them open with the butts of their rifles.
出自： J. Reed
The door was battered down and in came the Palace guard.
出自： R. Graves
The hail roars and batters on the windows.
出自： G. Maxwell
I unroll the veal that I remembered to batter out flat this morning.
出自： D. Lessing
The car must have been battered about in the race.
He kept battering away at the door.
Police battered down the door of the thieves' hide-out.
The burglars had battered down the door of the house.
The fireman battered the door down with a heavy axe.
The police battered the door down and saved the children from the burning building.
The court heard that he had battered his wife to death.
The heavy waves battered the ship to pieces.
The ship was battered to pieces by the storm.