Definition of POUNDED

verb : POUNDED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument; "the salesman pounded the door knocker"; "a bible-thumping Southern Baptist" ;

  • 2. (

    ) strike or drive against with a heavy impact; "ram the gate with a sledgehammer"; "pound on the door" ;

  • 3. (

    ) move heavily or clumsily; "The heavy man lumbered across the room" ;

  • 5. (

    ) partition off into compartments; "The locks pound the water of the canal" ;

  • 6. (

    ) shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits; "The prisoners are safely pounded" ;

  • 7. (

    ) place or shut up in a pound; "pound the cows so they don't stray" ;

  • 8. (

    ) break down and crush by beating, as with a pestle; "pound the roots with a heavy flat stone" ;


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