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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

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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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Previous auctions have seen Rolexes, luxury cars, diamonds, artwork and rare sports memorabilia going under the hammer.
When a would-be buyer asked him to pull his yearling out of the pre-sale ring minutes before going under the hammer, he snorted: "You've had four days to look at him in his stable, so if you couldn't be bothered to see him then, I'm not going to show you him now.
The company's Spirit of Motoring auction is to be held at Ascot racecourse tomorrow, when another 70 classic vehicles will be going under the hammer.
A RARE concert poster for The Beatles was among items of pop memorabilia going under the hammer today.
Several thousand callers ran a freephone number to register their disapproval of the gold auctions, which start with 25 tonnes of gold reserves going under the hammer on July 6.
THE auction market showed "encouraging growth" during November with the number of homes going under the hammer jumping by 12%, research indicated yesterday.
The coffin John F Kennedy killer Lee Harvey Oswald was originally buried in is going under the hammer.
The model plane going under the hammer later this month.
Jeremy Thornton, auctioneer at Biddle and Webb, tries out one of the antique vacuum cleaners which will be going under the hammer
The number of residential lots going under the hammer in the North-West is up by 1.
MORE than 700 personal 'clues' to the lifestyle of crime author Agatha Christie and her family are going under the hammer.