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Verb
Present participle for to hurl projectiles or missiles at repeatedly
“I screamed back, taking the chance when he had his belly exposed to pelt him with cannon fire.”
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Present participle for to strike or hit repeatedly
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“The rain would pelt hard on the roof of the trailer, making it resound like a drum.”
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Present participle for to rain heavily
“One minute, the sun would be shining bright, and two seconds later, rain would pelt down so hard you couldn't see.”
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Present participle for to throw or launch something in a given direction
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“Jake thought it would be amusing to pelt snowballs at me as I passed him.”
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Present participle for to run somewhere very quickly
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“Lorcan cried with excitement, tearing his hand free of his mother's to pelt across the open space.”
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Present participle for to make a repeated light tapping sound
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Present participle for to teem, or be overrun or overflowing with
Noun
An aggressive and violent physical act against a person or object
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Noun
A continuous attack with bombs, shells, or other missiles
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