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English definition of “pummel”

pummel

verb [T]    /ˈpʌm·əl/ (-l-, -ll-)
to hit someone or something repeatedly , esp . with your fists : She hates watching boxers pummel and be pummeled in the ring .fig. The region was pummeled by its second storm in less than a week .
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