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po•chen      vi   to knock  ,   (leise auch)    to tap,   (heftig)    to thump, to bang
to pound, to thump  
to throb, to pound  
auf etw ($) pochen      acc     (fig)   to insist on sth  
auf sein (gutes) Recht pochen      to insist on one's rights, to stand up for one's rights  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
auf etw pochen exp.
to insist on sth

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
to insist on one's rights ; to stand up for one's rights
auf sein gutes Recht pochen
'pochen' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
pochen ; klopfen
ich hatte immer noch dieses Pochen im Kopf
my head was still throbbing with pain
sachte an die Tür klopfen {oder} pochen ; leise anklopfen
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"pochen": examples and translations in context
Es wird zwar von der Kommission geschrieben, aber das Parlament wird auf strenge redaktionelle Kontrolle pochen. It will be written by the Commission but Parliament will insist on strong editorial control.
Wir müssen auf diese Entscheidung pochen und konsequent sein. We must insist on that approach and be consistent.
Nein, eigentlich mehr wie ein Pochen. No, actually, more like a throb.
Mein linker hat ein spitzes, stechendes Pochen in der Nähe des Ballenzehes, während der andere einen brennenden Schmerz ähnlich Fußgicht hat. My left has a sharp, jabbing throb near the bunion, while the other's got a searing pain like gout.
Stechender Schmerz oder mehr ein Pochen... A sharp pain, or more of a throbbing -
Ich habe dieses Pochen im Magen. I have this throbbing in my stomach.
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