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mallet

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impress upon

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go at something hammer and tongs

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  • do something enthusiastically
  • do something with gusto
  • give something laldy

hammer something out

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to shape, break, or flatten with repeated blows

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the part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled

the ossicle attached to the eardrum

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

a heavy metal sphere attached to a flexible wire

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a striker that is covered in felt and that causes the piano strings to vibrate

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the act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows)

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beat with or as if with a hammer

create by hammering

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THREE former police buildings in Huddersfield come under the hammer at a property auction next month.
It is among more than 200 lots scheduled to come under the hammer at a two-day sale by auctioneer Eddisons later this month.
Gretnahouse Ubeaty was among the first progeny from the re-established herd to come under the hammer.
Other lots scheduled to come under the hammer include a former lock keeper's house in Bradley.