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Synonyms for pelting
pelt·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rain, peltingnoun

    anything happening rapidly or in quick successive

    "a rain of bullets"; "a pelting of insults"

    Synonyms:
    rainfall, rain, rainwater

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. peltingnoun

    Synonyms:
    beating, battering

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "pelting":

    throwing, hurling

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#9800throwing
#12004rainfall
#32887rainwater
#41090hurling
#142696pelting

How to use pelting in a sentence?

  1. Asad Ali:

    There are a lot of mobs outside and they are running around with rods breaking windows and destroying vehicles. We aren't able to leave our houses. They are pelting stones as well.

  2. Rajnath Singh:

    I appeal to the youth not to resort to stone pelting and I also want to appeal to the security forces not to use pellets. I have told security forces to use maximum possible restraint.

  3. Haley Brink:

    It was very loud. The hail was pelting the house, hitting the windows, we were just hoping that the windows were going to hold up and wouldn't break, at one point it was so loud that you couldn't hear a person ten feet away from you talking without yelling.


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