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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rain, peltingnoun

    anything happening rapidly or in quick successive

    "a rain of bullets"; "a pelting of insults"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pelting

    of Pelt

  2. Peltingadjective

    mean; paltry

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pelting

    pel′ting, adj. (Shak.) paltry, contemptible.—adv. Pelt′ingly. [Paltry.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pelting in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pelting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of pelting in a Sentence

  1. Rajnath Singh:

    I appeal to the youth not to resort to stone pelting and I also want to appeal to the security forces not to use pellets. I have told security forces to use maximum possible restraint.

  2. Asad Ali:

    There are a lot of mobs outside and they are running around with rods breaking windows and destroying vehicles. We aren't able to leave our houses. They are pelting stones as well.

  3. Haley Brink:

    It was very loud. The hail was pelting the house, hitting the windows, we were just hoping that the windows were going to hold up and wouldn't break, at one point it was so loud that you couldn't hear a person ten feet away from you talking without yelling.

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    an unpleasant or disastrous destiny
    • A. interrogate
    • B. doom
    • C. moan
    • D. observe

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