Part of speech:
(Intransitive) To be or become broken down or in, or pressed into a smaller compass, by external weight or force
To inflict (a blow).
A beat or pulsation, esp. a strong one of the heart
The pound key on a telephone.
That which throbs.
To beat forcefully; thrash.
(Statistics) To assign weights or a weight to.
To thrash; beat severely
To strike or beat, especially repeatedly with a flail or stick.
To crush or grind with a heavy instrument:
To collide with or strike suddenly and forcefully
(Law, banking) To collect and hold (funds) for payment of property taxes and insurance on property in which one has a security interest.
To strike with a buffet; to cuff; to slap.
To crush or pound into a powder, as in a mortar
To clear of contents by forcing air through.
To beat severely; hit or whip
(Intransitive) To strike repeatedly; to inflict repeated blows; to knock vigorously or loudly.
To beat or strike with blow after blow; pound
To strike with a violent blow; smash (in)
The definition of instill is to gradually and persistently introduce an idea or principle to a person.
(Elec.) To apply (a voltage or current) to a circuit or device, as from a generator
To insert or embed an object or device surgically:
To teach or train by putting through repeated exercises
To pulsate; beat:
To beat with excessive rapidity; throb.
To strike repeatedly with or as with a hammer
To fashion or reproduce for fraudulent purposes; counterfeit:
To strike violently and repeatedly; batter or maul.
To beat soundly; thrash
To beat or strike as with a flail
(--- Sports) To hit (a ball, puck, or shuttlecock) in a forceful overhand stroke.
To defeat soundly.
To attack with words; abuse
Any attack .
To attack verbally, as with ridicule or censure.
To fill or encumber with lumber.
(--- Slang) To hit with the fist
To hit or strike forcefully; punch.
To pound, crush, or grind to a powder or dust.
To sprinkle with powder, or as with powder.
To handle or treat roughly, causing damage:
To hit; strike
To grind is defined as to crush, reduce to a powder using friction or to rub two surfaces together forcefully.
(Informal) To strike, as with the hand
To strike heavily and often repeatedly; bump.
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