What does pounding mean?

Definitions for pounding

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pounding, buffeting(noun)

    repeated heavy blows

  2. throb, throbbing, pounding(noun)

    an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart)

    "he felt a throbbing in his head"

  3. 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"


  1. pounding(Noun)

    An act in which something or someone is pounded

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pounding

    of Pound

  2. Pounding(noun)

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

  3. Pounding(noun)

    a pounded or pulverized substance


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kevin Daly:

    He was really emphatic, practically pounding the table.

  2. Tetsuya Nishimoto:

    The Americans were pounding tables. All we could do was apologize.

  3. Karen DeMarco:

    I was pounding the front door, and eventually I think the front door just kicked through.

  4. Kevin Robello:

    I don't have words to express, just my pain, my tears, my heart pounding harder and my body trembling.

  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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