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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of delivering repeated heavy blows; An instance of rapid strong pulsation (of the heart);

Usage examples (38)
  • There were times when my heart was literally pounding from the action.
  • The pounding of feet on the hallway
  • Verb (used with object) : to pound out a tune on the piano. ,He pounded his way through the mob. He pounded the door down
  • Verb (used without object) : to pound on a door. ,The drums pounded loudly for more
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