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English definition of “pound”

pound

verb     /paʊnd/
HIT [I, T] B2 to hit something many times using a lot of force : Someone was pounding on the door .Hitting against objects accidentally and colliding
HEART [I] B2 If your heart pounds, it beats very quickly : My heart was pounding as I walked out onto the stage .The circulatory system and blood
pound along/down/up, etc to run somewhere with quick , loud steps : He pounded up the stairs .Moving quickly
(Definition of pound verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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