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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pounding, buffetingnoun

    repeated heavy blows

  2. throb, throbbing, poundingnoun

    an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart)

    "he felt a throbbing in his head"

  3. hammer, pound, hammering, poundingnoun

    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. poundingnoun

    An act in which something or someone is pounded

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pounding

    of Pound

  2. Poundingnoun

    the act of beating, bruising, or breaking up; a beating

  3. Poundingnoun

    a pounded or pulverized substance

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pounding in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pounding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of pounding in a Sentence

  1. Mark Zandi:

    It's almost as if my reputation is dependent on me getting that number right, my heart is pounding before the report comes out. It's really bizarre.

  2. Robert Pavlik:

    I don't think a trade war is going to be inevitable, i think (the president is) posturing, I think he's chest-pounding, I think he's doing exactly what he thinks he got elected to do.

  3. Alex Cora:

    We pitched well the whole road trip, the bullpen was amazing. (Richards) was pounding the strike zone, changing speeds, using both sides of the plate. We loved what we saw.

  4. Necati Catbas:

    Once there is' no' support at the bottom floors or foundation, the top floors start pounding on the from top to bottom in progressive manner.

  5. Erica Jong:

    I have not ceased being fearful, but I have ceased to let fear control me. I have accepted fear as a part of life--specifically the fear of change, the fear of the unknown and I have gone ahead despite the pounding in my heart that says turn back, turn back, you'll die if you venture too far.

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