pound away at sth/sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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pound away at sth/sb

phrasal verb with pound uk   us   /paʊnd/ verb [I or T]
to ​criticize something or ​try to get someone to do something: The ​campaigners have ​promised to keeppounding away at the ​council until the ​decision to ​build the ​road is ​reversed.
(Definition of pound away at sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pound away at sth/sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 指责,批评, 劝说, 对…施加压力…
in Chinese (Traditional) 指責,批評, 勸說, 對…施加壓力…
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