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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

Synonyms for hammer

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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LUTON hammered away at Port Vale's goal for virtually the entire 90 minutes, but were left frustrated by the visitors' defensive tactics.
WHEN he campaigned for office, Los Angeles County District Attorney Steve Cooley hammered away at predecessor Gil Garcetti for his failure to go after those responsible for the Belmont Learning Center fiasco.
For six weeks, fossil-hunter Susan Hendrickson and a crew from the Black Hills Institute of Geological Research have picked and hammered away at the weathered flat-topped hills of the Dakota badlands.
Bush hammered away at the need for --, which would reduce the revenue the federal government receives from citizens.
Just as Kennedy never rested on bringing up civil rights to the unsympathetic Reagan and Bush administrations, so he hammered away until he prevailed.
Miculek then hammered away at a single target to see how fast he could shoot eight shots and keep them all on a standard Bianchi Cup target at 15 feet.
On the lobbying deduction, TEI hammered away while many other groups choose to husband their resources and devote their time to other issues.
With titles like "The Rot of Corruption" and "Living with Lies," Lewis hammered away, week after week, on George Bush's bald-faced lying about his roles in Iran-contra and "Iraq-gate.
The founders of True North came together with a vision and hammered away at a common goal - to be North America's premier information security solutions provider.
Then, Aberavon hammered away at the Swansea line, but had only a Jamie Davies penalty after seven minutes to show for their efforts.
Quins hammered away in the closing stages, and in a final desperate attack they came close to scoring a try several times, before the ball was passed back to Evans four minutes into injury time and the New Zealander scudded a low dropgoal between the posts
Thistle hammered away at their opponents for most of the second half but never looked likely to breaking down the stubborn Queens defence.