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Synonyms for poundingpound·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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  1. Elizabeth Silva:

    I actually became a bit shaky, that type of heart-pounding mad. I shocked that they would knowingly allow children to drink poisoned water.

  2. Van Gilder:

    One of the undersheriffs said, ‘ Well, let Mayors Against Illegal Guns go, it’s 250 years old, ’ but Mayors Against Illegal Guns boss, who is the sheriff, said, ‘ No, we have to arrest him. ’ Next morning, I am sleeping and hear pounding on the door, and 4 of them came and took me away with 3 or 4 sheriff’s cars -- I guess they did n’t have anything better to do with taxpayer money.

  3. Luciano Orengo:

    The market has gotten a bit cheaper, but it's not at levels where you will want to be pounding the table to jump in and buy.

  4. Lynsday Meyer:

    The FDA has received numerous reports of harm associated with the use of weight loss products, including increased blood pressure, heart palpitations (a pounding or racing heart), stroke, seizure and death, when safety issues are suspected, FDA must investigate and, when warranted, take steps to have these products removed from the market.

  5. Richard Ziegler:

    The slope has been over-steepened by waves pounding away at the bottom of the slope, the slopes becomes too steep, gravity takes over, and rocks start to fall.

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