Keep scrolling for more
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'pummel.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
1548, in the meaning defined above
alteration of pommel
Time Traveler for pummel
See more words from the same year
11 Apr 2021
Cite this Entry
“Pummel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pummel. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.
More Definitions for pummel
See the full definition for pummel in the English Language Learners Dictionary
More from Merriam-Webster on pummel
Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for pummel
Nglish: Translation of pummel for Spanish Speakers
Comments on pummel
What made you want to look up pummel? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
See Definitions and Examples »
Get Word of the Day daily email!
The Exceptions Quiz III
Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?
Spell words. Make bears.
Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!
17 saucy terms (and how to say them)
Words from the week of 4/9/2021
Book recommendations for your spring reading
They can spread more than disease
We're intent on clearing it up
We're gonna stop you right there
How to use a word that (literally) drives some pe...
The awkward case of 'his or her'
Which of these things doesn't belong?
A new challenger approaches.