Definition of drubbing noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdrʌbɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdrʌbɪŋ//
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(in a sport) a situation where one team easily beats another We gave them a drubbing in the match on Saturday. (figurative) They’ll get a drubbing in the local elections in May.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: drubbing