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Pound 1

Definition: To strike repeatedly with some heavy instrument; to beat.

Pound 2

Definition: To comminute and pulverize by beating; to bruise or break into fine particles with a pestle or other heavy instrument; as, to pound spice or salt.

Pound 3

Definition: To strike heavy blows; to beat.

Pound 4

Definition: To make a jarring noise, as in running; as, the engine pounds.

Pound 5

Definition: An inclosure, maintained by public authority, in which cattle or other animals are confined when taken in trespassing, or when going at large in violation of law; a pinfold.

Pound 6

Definition: A level stretch in a canal between locks.

Pound 7

Definition: A kind of net, having a large inclosure with a narrow entrance into which fish are directed by wings spreading outward.

Pound 8

Definition: To confine in, or as in, a pound; to impound.

Pound 9

Definition: of Pound

Pound 10

Definition: A certain specified weight; especially, a legal standard consisting of an established number of ounces.

Pound 11

Definition: A British denomination of money of account, equivalent to twenty shillings sterling, and equal in value to about There is no coin known by this name, but the gold sovereign is of the same value.

pound 12

Definition: the act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows); "the sudden hammer of fists caught him off guard"; "the pounding of feet on the hallway"

pound 13

Definition: a public enclosure for stray or unlicensed dogs; "unlicensed dogs will be taken to the pound"

Pound 14

Definition: United States writer who lived in Europe; strongly influenced the development of modern literature

pound 15

Definition: a nontechnical unit of force equal to the mass of pound with an acceleration of free fall equal to feet/sec/sec

pound 16

Definition: the basic unit of money in Great Britain; equal to pence

pound 17

Definition: the basic unit of money in Cyprus; equal to cents

pound 18

Definition: the basic unit of money in Egypt; equal to piasters

pound 19

Definition: formerly the basic unit of money in Ireland; equal to pence

pound 20

Definition: the basic unit of money in Lebanon; equal to piasters

pound 21

Definition: the basic unit of money in the Sudan; equal to piasters

pound 22

Definition: the basic unit of money in Syria; equal to piasters

pound 23

Definition: ounces; "he tried to lift pounds"

pound 24

Definition: break down and crush by beating, as with a pestle; "pound the roots with a heavy flat stone"

pound 25

Definition: place or shut up in a pound; "pound the cows so they don''t stray"

pound 26

Definition: shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits; "The prisoners are safely pounded"

pound 27

Definition: hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument; "the salesman pounded the door knocker"; "a bible-thumping Southern Baptist"

pound 28

Definition: partition off into compartments; "The locks pound the water of the canal"

pound 29

Definition: strike or drive against with a heavy impact; "ram the gate with a sledgehammer"; "pound on the door"

pound 30

Definition: move rhythmically; "Her heart was beating fast"

pound 31

Definition: move heavily or clumsily; "The heavy man lumbered across the room"


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