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Synonyms for mallet

a sports implement with a long handle and a head like a hammer

a light drumstick with a rounded head that is used to strike such percussion instruments as chimes, kettledrums, marimbas, glockenspiels, etc

a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden)

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I'm tired out, and won't pass under that mallet again.
The question was how to overcome the biases against the sometimes hideous-looking mallets.
Contract notice: Project Management Contract For The Redevelopment Of The Farm Of Three Mallets In Machault) (77
While grass-court bicycle polo is played under the watchful eyes of an umpire, with elaborate rules for penalty shots at various distances and strong proscriptions against everything from hooking mallets to zigzagging in front of opponents, hardcourt rules--though indeed codified through countless hardcourt tournaments and championships globally--are much fewer, and fewer still in pick-up games and ad-hock leagues forming among bike enthusiasts in today's cities.
Two teams ofve players each hit a ball with their mallets, trying to get the ball into the other team's goal.
Notwithstanding Mr Mallets Impertinence in not answering my Letter (for it deserves no better a Name) if you can engage him from yourself to mark on the Perusal such Slips of Language, as he thinks I have fallen into in this Volume, it will be a great Obligation to me: I mean that I shall lie under an Obligation to you: For I would not willingly owe any to him.
Additional balls can be purchased in sets of four and additional mallets are available individually or in sets of four.
the world's largest manufacturer of strings for musical instruments as well as numerous other musical accessories, has aqcuired Pro-Mark Corporation, manufacturer of drumsticks, brushes, mallets and other percussion accessories.
Made in Germany using the finest German stainless steel, Spectrum's green-handled Soft-Grip orthopedic mallets feature a new, specially-designed, ergonomic silicone handle which provides the surgeon with excellent feel, better grip, reduced shock and less hand fatigue.
Mallets have rubber, plastic, wooden or rawhide heads and are used to drive chisels or hammer joints together.
Methodically guiding readers with a "user-friendly" text on woodworking's most intricate particulars, Make Your Own Woodworking Tools covers such issues as steel and other raw materials equipment and tools, safety, tools without blacksmithing, simple blacksmithing techniques, heat treating, dressing and sharpening tools, handles and mallets, special purpose tools, and five innovative projects.
Products and/or services exported: Polo mallets and croquet equipment
Decked out n Diesel shoes and clingy hot pink shirts, Thailand's "ladyboys" grab their mallets, clamber on the backs of their animals, and ready themselves for a ferocious game of polo.
Coroner Maureen Taylor, who questioned if Rogowski had tried to kill himself, recorded verdicts of unlawful killing on the Mallets and an open verdict on Rogowski.