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pound·ing

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  1. pounding, buffetingnoun

    repeated heavy blows

    Synonyms:
    throb, pound, throbbing, hammer, buffeting, hammering

  2. throb, throbbing, poundingnoun

    an instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart)

    "he felt a throbbing in his head"

    Synonyms:
    buffeting, hammering, pound, throbbing, hammer, throb

  3. hammer, pound, hammering, poundingnoun

    the act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows)

    "the sudden hammer of fists caught him off guard"; "the pounding of feet on the hallway"

    Synonyms:
    quid, lbf., dog pound, buffeting, throbbing, power hammer, malleus, throb, pound, mallet, hammering, pound sign, pound sterling, punt, cock, lb, hammer

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How to use pounding in a sentence?

  1. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    The indefatigable pursuit of an unattainable perfection, even though it consists in nothing more than the pounding of an old piano, is what alone gives meaning to our life on this unavailing star.

  2. Stuti Garg:

    Sometimes we want to get away from the busy and hectic city life to find solace in the raging waves of the ocean pounding on the rocks or the turbulent splashing of a bubbling waterfall. At other times we are amazed by the immovable silence of a mountain or the gentle caress of a river overjoyed tat its union with the sea. The topography of a region speaks to each one of us--a secret language that people from all facets of life understand and relate to.

  3. Sam Sankar:

    We are not chest-pounding public media advocates.

  4. Scott C. Holstad:

    Bronchial fix, lung lining expanding again, pounding holes, stabbing me in the back, bacterial traitor, wheezing breath from me, giving me the wonderful opportunity to take panting lessons from Rover.

  5. Barry Cohen:

    They were doing a new roof. And I think, all day long, the building was pounding and pounding and pounding. They've been doing it for over a month.


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