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pounces (on or upon)

verb
present tense third-person singular of pounce (on or upon)

Synonyms & Antonyms of pounces (on or upon)

to take sudden, violent action against
  • the muggers pounced on the unsuspecting tourists as soon as they rounded the corner

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“Pounces (on or upon).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pounces%20%28on%20or%20upon%29. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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