To thrust, throw, or force suddenly (into a liquid, hole, condition, etc.)
(--- Archaic) To begin to appear, as day; dawn
To engage in the sport of scuba diving.
To seize or occupy illegally:
To move suddenly and rapidly:
To act quickly or impulsively:
Pound means to repeatedly strike with force.
To sprinkle with powder, or as with powder.
A pincer, as of a lobster or crab, used for grasping.
Stamp means to forcibly strike down with the foot, or to imprint, impress or put a seal on something.
To begin a military attack:
To rise and fall or be tossed about on waves, as a ship
To make a rush or an attack with a sudden sweeping movement. Often used with down :
One of the sharp, curved claws on a limb of a bird or other animal such as a lizard, used for seizing and tearing prey. Most talons are situated at the ends of digits.
Find another word for pounce. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pounce, like: swoop down, spring on, plunge, spring, leap on, dive, jump, attack, dart, leap and pound.