I just read about a guy that was beaten to the punch several times. I couldn't find a meaning of that using my dictionary or Google, so what does that mean?
closed as general reference by Jasper Loy, J.R., FumbleFingers, Mitch, kiamlaluno Jun 13 '12 at 6:48
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Free Dictionary says:
I'd better post before someone beats me to the punch.