'Battered' in the Bible
And they came and besieged him in Abel of Bethmaachah, and they cast up a bank against the city, and it stood in the trench: and all the people that were with Joab battered the wall, to throw it down.
I am numb with pain and severely battered; I groan loudly because of the anxiety I feel.
Yet you have battered us, leaving us a heap of ruins overrun by wild dogs; you have covered us with darkness.
Why do you insist on being battered? Why do you continue to rebel? Your head has a massive wound, your whole body is weak.
Desolation remains in the city whose gates lie battered into ruins.
The rain fell, the floods came, the winds blew and battered that house, and it collapsed and its collapse was total."
"A BATTERED REED HE WILL NOT BREAK OFF, AND A SMOLDERING WICK HE WILL NOT PUT OUT, UNTIL HE LEADS JUSTICE TO VICTORY.
But the boat was already over a mile from land, battered by the waves, because the wind was against them.
He saw them being battered as they rowed, because the wind was against them. Around three in the morning He came toward them walking on the sea and wanted to pass by them.