Definition of Pommeling

1. Verb. (present participle of pommel) ¹



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Definition of Pommeling

1. pommel [v] - See also: pommel

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pommeling

pomey
pomeys
pomfret
pomfrets
pomiculture
pomiferous
pommage
pomme blanche
pomme de prairie
pommee
pommel
pommel horse
pommele
pommeled
pommeler
pommeling (current term)
pommelled
pommelling
pommels
pommetty
pommie
pommie wash
pommie washes
pommies
pommy
pommé
pomological
pomologically
pomologies
pomologist

Literary usage of Pommeling

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1. A Compendium of Molesworth's Marathi and English Dictionary by James Thomas Molesworth, Baba Padmanji (1863)
"pommeling, &c. ». c. To pommel ; to «fí^T/. The second day of the waxing or waning moon. íi^T n. ... A general or a lively and smart thumping or pommeling. ..."

2. The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War by Stephen Crane (1900)
"The man was, blubbering and staring with sheeplike eyes at the lieutenant, who had seized him by the collar and was pommeling him. ..."

3. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1900)
"... climbing, fierce sham fights (no anger ever) , with biting, clawing and pommeling, running over the mother and biting her ears, digging in corners, ..."

4. St. Nicholas by Mary Mapes Dodge (1884)
"But when he saw that the other had dropped his weapon, he would not wound him with his sword, but contented himself with pommeling him with the flat of the ..."

5. The Monist by Hegeler Institute (1907)
"... teacher jumps astride of the offender riding and pommeling him It is said that a backslider so convicted may be sent back "on th< knee. ..."

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