Part of speech:
To beat; flail:
To swat is to hit and crush something such as an insect with a swift, small blow.
A swift cut with a blade, particularly with fighting weapons as a sword, saber, knife etc.
(US) A sudden thought, particularly one that solves a long-standing problem.
(Slang) To talk seriously and frankly with another or others, often in an informal setting
To move (a thing) against something else, or move (things) over each other with pressure and friction
To load or weight with shot.
To walk with long steps, esp. in a vigorous or swaggering manner
Throb means to vibrate, pulsate or beat quickly.
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To strike with a hard blow:
To deal a sharp, resounding blow.
The amount of something lost:
The condition or fact of not achieving the desired end or ends:
To rub lightly with or as if with the hand or something held in the hand; caress.
The act by which something is stroked.
A short diagonal line (/) used between two words to show either is applicable (and/or), in dates or fractions (3/8), to express “per” (feet/second), etc.; slash
A fabric woven with diagonal lines.
(Mathematics, archaic) The decimal point.
An unpleasant and unintended happening, sometimes resulting from negligence, that results in injury, loss, damage, etc.
anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause
The definition of a throw is an act of something being propelled or hurled through the air.
the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam
A condition in any organ of severe hemorrhage or infarction
A disturbance of the blood supply to parts of the brain because of blockage or hemorrhage, causing unconsciousness, paralysis, etc.
a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain
As much as fills a such a container.
A band, often having an opening with a button closure, at the bottom of a sleeve.
The definition of a blow is a hard hit or upsetting news, or receiving upsetting information.
The definition of a coup is a political uprising in which power changes hands or a successful strategic move.
The manner in which clothing fits:
(Medicine) A sudden attack, blow, stroke, or seizure.
(Baseball) To cause (a run) to be scored while at bat:
Force applied against inertia.
(Obsolete) To form; to fashion.
Either of the two flattened fins of a whale's tail.
To touch or stroke (someone), often inappropriately, in making sexual advances
To hit; strike
To move along with a patting sound, as in running
(Intransitive, informal) Of two or more people, to stroke and fondle one another amorously.
Power means to supply with energy or force.
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