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pounding

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  • verbcrush; beat rhythmically
  • verbimpress; make someone listen
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Synonyms for pounding

verb crush; beat rhythmically
  • batter
  • belabor
  • bruise
  • buffet
  • clobber
  • comminute
  • drub
  • hammer
  • hit
  • palpitate
  • pelt
  • pestle
  • powder
  • pulsate
  • pulse
  • pulverize
  • pummel
  • stomp
  • strike
  • thrash
  • throb
  • thump
  • tramp
  • wallop
  • malleate
  • triturate

Antonyms for pounding

  • be still
  • fail
  • lose
  • give up
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to pounding

ache

noun. sore feeling; dull pain
  • anguish
  • hurt
  • misery
  • pang
  • pounding
  • smarting
  • soreness
  • spasm
  • suffering
  • throb
  • throbbing
  • throe
  • twinge

concussion

noun. collision, shaking

thud

noun. crash

thud/thump

noun, verb. dull crash; dull sound

thudded

noun, verb. dull crash; dull sound

thudding

noun, verb. dull crash; dull sound
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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