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pounce

see definition of pounce
  • verbleap at; take by surprise
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Synonyms for pounce

verb leap at; take by surprise
  • ambush
  • attack
  • bound
  • dart
  • dash
  • dive
  • drop
  • jump
  • snatch
  • spring
  • strike
  • surge
  • swoop
  • fall upon
  • take unawares

Antonyms for pounce

  • aid
  • ascend
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noun. fine, loose grains made by crushing a solid
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