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pound·ing

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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. Elissa Wall:

    I really think at the time it was about submission, i could have become a really big problem for the community and for Warren. I was a little more outspoken than the average girl. But I really think it was about pounding me into submission… I was just the next player he wanted to eliminate and to quickly get control over.

  2. 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.

  3. Cliff Lanham:

    I'm looking forward to when those solids light on Monday and you feel that pounding in the chest, the roar of the engines, a lot of people have put in a tremendous amount of work to get us here, and it's going to be an exciting day for us.

  4. Michael Newshel:

    If someone that is pounding the table for Medicare for All, no compromise, are they getting rewarded for that in the polls? or is there clearly some room for some candidates to talk about incrementalism and not get punished for that?

  5. Luciano Orengo:

    The market has gotten a bit cheaper, but it's not at levels where you will want to be pounding the table to jump in and buy.

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    • A. rumpus
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