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Synonyms for hammer

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

Synonyms for hammer

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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30pm with the first lot going under the hammer at 2pm.
Sir Paul McCartney has two puppets going under the hammer which are expected to go for pounds 2,000 each.
The Liverpool midfielder's bit of kit from last season is among sports memorabilia going under the hammer at Kenilworth Cricket Club on Saturday next week, from 7.
However, a 1960 CoupA DeVille owned by the superstar singer is going under the hammer at the H&H auction in Buxton, Derbyshire, on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 12 and 13.
Kegan Harrison, of the auctioneer firm Bonhams, with the 1930s alphabet toy that is going under the hammer.
A RARE war medal collection is going under the hammer after the death of its Midland owner.
PERSONAL items belonging to celebrities including pop star Madonna and Formula One boss Eddie Jordan were today going under the hammer for charity.
FOOTBALL hero Michael Owen's autographed shorts - a pair he played in last season - are going under the hammer at a charity Internet auction tomorrow (www.
The period doll's houses going under the hammer were acquired over 50 years by Vivien Greene - widow of the novelist Graham Greene - and the first half raised in excess of pounds 200,000 when they went on the market last December.