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Strike or knock at or on something violently with one's hand or with a hammer or other object
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“Yappyfox, the red fox who so proudly hammered on his cymbal for the previous nine hours, takes the stage and begins a classic instrumental song.”
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To form or forge with a hammer
“Toe plates are then cut from sheet metal, and pieces of iron are hammered and twisted into shape to form soles and heels.”
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Inculcate something forcefully or repeatedly
“If Democrats don't soon begin to strongly support serious movement to renewable energy sources - including hammering the idea in the corporate media - then Republicans may do just that.”
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Attack or criticize forcefully and relentlessly
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“Health professionals are mobilising to condemn the government, propose major structural reforms, and hammer the ineffectual minister.”
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Utterly defeat in a game or contest
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“In previous years you might have a slip-up and get badly beaten by Kilkenny - well, everybody thought they were going to hammer us anyway.”
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(hammer away) To persevere with a task or endeavor
“I will continue to hammer away until I achieve my goals.”
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Make a point strongly
“They hammered it into me that I had not become a bad goalkeeper.”
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To throb, especially with a thumping sound
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To make an unusually great effort
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Make or shape by cutting a hard material such as wood
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To move somewhere in a slow and steady way
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Stutter in speech
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To fasten with a nail or nails
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To impress a pattern or mark on (a surface, object, or document) using an engraved or inked block or die
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A tool with a heavy metal head mounted at right angles at the end of a handle, used for jobs such as breaking things and driving in nails
“Then pull out the nails with a hammer or locking pliers.”
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Rough treatment
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Malleus Weberi
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A forceful basketball shot
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A heavy stick intended for use as a weapon, tool or plaything
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A punishment imposed for breaking a law, rule, or contract
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A relatively hard hit or strike
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