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pummel

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verb pum·mel \ˈpə-məl\

Simple Definition of pummel

  • : to repeatedly hit or punch (someone or something) very hard

Full Definition of pummel

pum·meled also pum·melledpum·mel·ing also pum·mel·lingplay \ˈpə-mə-liŋ, ˈpəm-liŋ\

  1. :  pound, beat

Examples of pummel

  1. <pummeled the mugger with her fists until help arrived>



Origin of pummel

alteration of pommel


First Known Use: 1548

Rhymes with pummel



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