What does hammering mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hammer, pound, hammering, pounding(noun)

    the act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows)

    "the sudden hammer of fists caught him off guard"; "the pounding of feet on the hallway"

Wiktionary

  1. hammering(Noun)

    A period of being beaten or hammered.

  2. hammering(Noun)

    A heavy defeat

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hammering

    of Hammer

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. hammering

    A heavy cannonade at close quarters.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. hammering

    A heavy cannonade at close quarters.

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How to say hammering in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hammering in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hammering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of hammering in a Sentence

  1. Horace Mann:

    A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on a cold iron.

  2. Michael James:

    The stronger dollar, the continued hammering of the euro, equals continued lower equity prices ahead of the Fed comments next week.

  3. Jacob A. Riis:

    Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all that had gone before.

  4. Michael James:

    I think the pricing on the Apple TV service was definitely a positive surprise, that's why you're seeing the hammering in some of the other video service-related names like Netflix, Amazon and Roku. Clearly, that was a positive that people were happy to hear.

  5. Jacob August Riis:

    When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that blow that did it, but all that had gone before.

Images & Illustrations of hammering

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