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  • n. Plural form of hammering.

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Examples

  • The cage-fighter, who is married to Katie Price, said that repeated 'hammerings' have left him "ruggedly handsome rather than pretty".

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  • In the late afternoon, after prodigious hammerings and clangings in a score of places, all noises ceased.

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  • The 21-year-old's assured display behind a brutally effective pack helped hand out the mother of all hammerings to Neil Back's Leeds.

    Billy Twelvetrees revels in new role as Leicester hammer Leeds

  • Whether it was the ill-fated and embarrassing “My Act Isn't Together, And I'm Taking It Off The Road” debacle of his campaign “suspension” during the pivotal early days of the financial meltdown, or his damaging Ayers dog-whistling for weeks, or his craven pushing of the Ashley Todd “Chifferobe-gate ™” hoax, it has been a cornucopia of rake-steps and thumb-hammerings so abundant that the late night talk shows would have to start at 9 p.m.

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  • If Roberto Mancini is going to get sacked, wouldn't it be better to get it over with quickly and humanely via a few 7-0 hammerings than let the thing drag painfully on till Christmas with a string of dull draws and the occasional 1-0 win?

    Season of the un-supporters' club

  • If Roberto Mancini is going to get sacked, wouldn't it be better to get it over with quickly and humanely via a few 7-0 hammerings than let the thing drag painfully on?

    Season of the un-supporters' club

  • It's far from over, but in comparison to the recent daily hammerings he's taken in the media he seems to have earned something approaching a respite since winning the vote on 42 days, mainly thanks to the diversion offered by David Davis, the aftermath of the Irish referendum, the Bush visit and, quite possibly, Brown fatigue.

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  • These days after day hammerings of the international zone with rocket fire.

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  • The wash of the bow was amplified, as were the hammerings on the deck.

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  • Ok fair enough Barnsley did take some hammerings during their 97/98 premiership campaign, but they also picked up some notable victories.

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