pound away definition, pound away meaning | English dictionary




1    when intr, often foll by: on or at   to strike heavily and often  
2    tr   to beat to a pulp; pulverize  
3    tr   to instil by constant drilling  
to pound Latin into him     
4    tr; foll by: out   to produce, as by typing heavily  
5    to walk (the pavement, street, etc.) repeatedly  
he pounded the pavement looking for a job     
6    intr   to throb heavily  
7    a heavy blow; thump  
8    the act of pounding  
     (Old English punian; related to Dutch puin rubble)  
  pounder      n  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
away from keybord
[Internet slang] It indicates that the person is no longer in front of the computer.
the process of taking away an amount from a total, or the amount that is taken away
When I went shopping with my mother, our shopping bill was deducted 10% because we used our M-card.
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
cent livres de mélancolie ne payent pas un sou de dettes
au mardi gras, l'hiver s'en va
avant de bien connaître un homme, il faut avoir mangé une livre de sel avec lui
le chat est parti, les souris dansent
dieu a ôté les enfants aux prêtes, le diable leur a donné des enfants
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