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Synonyms for pelt
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fur, peltnoun

    the dressed hairy coat of a mammal

    Synonyms:
    fur, hide, skin

  2. hide, pelt, skinverb

    body covering of a living animal

    Synonyms:
    peel, tegument, cutis, hide, fell, fur, skin

  3. pelt, bombardverb

    cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile

    "They pelted each other with snowballs"

    Synonyms:
    barrage, pepper, bombard, rain buckets, rain cats and dogs, bomb, pour, stream

  4. pepper, peltverb

    attack and bombard with or as if with missiles

    "pelt the speaker with questions"

    Synonyms:
    stream, pour, rain cats and dogs, pepper, bombard, rain buckets

  5. pour, pelt, stream, rain cats and dogs, rain bucketsverb

    rain heavily

    "Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!"

    Synonyms:
    pour out, decant, pepper, bombard, pour, pullulate, rain buckets, swarm, teem, well out, rain cats and dogs, stream

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. peltnoun

    Synonyms:
    skin (of a beast with the hair on it), hide

  2. peltverb

    Synonyms:
    strike (with something thrown), beat, batter, assail with missiles

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. peltnoun

    Synonyms:
    woolfell, fell

  2. peltverb

    Synonyms:
    batter, beat, assail, pepper

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "pelt":

    skin, hurl

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2094stream
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#4538fell
#4561pour
#6158bomb
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#8165fur
#11929peel
#24145swarm
#34340barrage
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#66123teem
#66231bombard
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#144739cutis
#251294tegument

How to use pelt in a sentence?

  1. Detroit Police Chief James Craig:

    They [surrounded] the vehicle, they began to pelt the vehicle –­not just one of our police cruisers but two of them –­and in one instance the rear window of one of our SUVs was broken out. And, the information I got from the officer in that vehicle was that he thought he wasbeing shot at.

  2. Detroit Police Chief James Craig:

    I know that the congresswoman is making claims that they were peacefully marching when we intersected and intentionally hit peaceful protesters. [That is] not the case, they [surrounded] the vehicle, they began to pelt the vehicle –­not just one of our police cruisers but two of them –­and in one instance the rear window of one of our SUVs was broken out. And, the information I got from the officer in that vehicle was that he thought he wasbeing shot at.

  3. Raneshwar Sing Kishan:

    Filmy style is used by Govt to snub the voice of dissentors. Send own Goondas in the midst of villages to pelt stone on protestors and to make them clash and bootlicking media covers the picture through camera in such a way that it misguide viewers

  4. Fox News:

    Patrick Fitzgerald persisted for years in trying to get somebody's pelt nailed to his wall, mine and Scooter's. And Patrick Fitzgerald got Scooter.


Translations for pelt

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  • Haut, düsen, niederprasseln, Pelz, prasseln, sausen, rasen, Balg, einen Geschosshagel niedergehen lassenGerman
  • τομάρι, προβειάGreek
  • piel, pellejoSpanish
  • vuota, sataa kaatamalla, pommittaa, rynnätä, turkis, sännätä, nahkaFinnish
  • bombarder, peau, dépouille, pleuvoir à verseFrench
  • seicheScottish Gaelic
  • עורHebrew
  • melempariIndonesian
  • láta rigna á, láta dynja á, hellirigna, loðskinn, steypast niður, húð, feldur, ausa yfir, steypastIcelandic
  • capreae pellem largitusLatin
  • epa, karaepaepa, karaepa, epaepaMāori
  • vel, stortregenen, huid, bombarderen, bestoken, pelsDutch
  • skóraPolish
  • pelePortuguese
  • шкура, кожаRussian
  • kožušinaSlovak
  • päls, fäll, bombardera, störta, störtregna, hud, skinnSwedish

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