What is another word for hammer and tongs?

Synonyms for hammer and tongs
hammer and tongs

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term hammer and tongs.

Wiktionary

  1. hammer and tongsadverb

    Synonyms:
    hot and heavy, intensely, no holds barred

  2. hammer and tongsadverb

    With tools indicating seriousness of intent and capability of harm.

    When they had an argument they went at it hammer and tongs.

    Synonyms:
    hot and heavy, intensely, no holds barred

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hammer and tongs

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial expression used adverbially.] strenuously, vigorously, earnestly, zealously, resolutely, energetically, with all one's might, with might and main, TOOTH AND NAIL, PUGNIS ET CALCIBUS, through thick and thin, through fire and water

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hammer and tongs

    Synonyms:
    vigorously, forcibly, energetically

How to pronounce hammer and tongs?

How to say hammer and tongs in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#24307intensely

Translations for hammer and tongs

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for hammer and tongs »

Translation

Find a translation for the hammer and tongs synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"hammer and tongs." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 28 May 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/hammer+and+tongs>.

Discuss these hammer and tongs synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for hammer and tongs?

    Image or illustration of

    hammer and tongs

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    An antonym for "Prosperous"?
    • A. palmy
    • B. flourishing
    • C. achromatic
    • D. comfortable

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for hammer and tongs: