||go, get lost
||Beat it, kid! Get going! Leave!
|beat the pants off
||defeat by a large score, blow you away
||Ho plays table tennis very well; she'll beat the pants off you.
|beat the rap
||have the charges removed or dropped, get off
||Every time the burglar was caught he was able to beat the rap.
||hit and injure, defeat badly
||She cared for him when he got beat up, trying to ease his pain.
|beat up on
||hit and injure, defeat in a fight
||"Why does he beat up on people?" "Because his dad beat up on him."
|beat your head against a stone wall
||try an impossible task, work on a futile project
||Preventing war is like beating your head against a stone wall.
|beat your time
||take away your girlfriend or boyfriend
||I can't believe that your friend would beat your time.
||a car that is in poor condition, clunker
||Why does he drive that old beater? He could buy a new car.
|beauty is in the eye of the beholder
||each person has a different idea of what is beautiful, one man's garbage...
||To him, the statue is elegant; to me, it's ugly. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder!
|beauty is only skin deep
||do not judge a person by physical features, you can't tell a book...
||If you want to date a beauty queen, remember that beauty is only skin deep.