the hammer

Definition of the hammer

  1. :  an event in which people compete by throwing a hammer (a metal sphere attached to a flexible handle) for distance He won a gold medal in the hammer.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a hand tool consisting of a solid head set crosswise on a handle and used for pounding

    :  a power tool that often substitutes a metal block or a drill for the hammerhead

    :  something that resembles a hammer in form or action: such as

  1. :  to strike blows especially repeatedly with or as if with a hammer :  pound

    :  to make repeated efforts

    :  to reiterate an opinion or attitude

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to cast off or become cast off

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