from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of pound.
  • n. An act in which something or someone is pounded
  • adj. Causing heavy or loud throbs

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of beating, bruising, or breaking up; a beating.
  • n. A pounded or pulverized substance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In coining, the process of testing repeatedly the weight of a given number of blanks punched from a sheet of gold or silver.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart)
  • n. the act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows)
  • n. repeated heavy blows


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