Pronunciation: (drub), [key]
—v., drubbed, drub•bing,
1. to beat with a stick or the like; cudgel; flog; thrash.
2. to defeat decisively, as in a game or contest.
3. to drive as if by flogging: Latin grammar was drubbed into their heads.
4. to stamp (the feet).
a blow with a stick or the like.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.