pound out

phrasal verb
pounded out; pounding out; pounds out

Definition of pound out

1 : to make or produce (something) quickly especially by pounding (such as on a keyboard) Every week he pounds out another column for the newspaper.
2 : to play (a song, melody, etc.) loudly on a musical instrument especially by pounding (such as on a piano) The band's lead singer was pounding out a tune on the piano.

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“Pound out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pound%20out. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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