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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

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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Holland hammered away at the piano with all the flair and passion that puts most of the guests on his weekly TV show to shame.
Had Block deemed Baca unworthy of the job, instead of playing meek opponent, he should have hammered away at Baca and his managerial style throughout the campaign.
A 17-year-old customer was hit on the leg while another raider hammered away at a locked till.
After the French stormed back Wasps hammered away at their line for the last ten minutes.
Pooler went in front for the first time at 20-17 after 46 minutes and Caerphilly hammered away with no reward for the last 10 minutes.
Jez Williams's guitar work was faultless as he hammered away with feverish, punkish intensity.
Katz hammered away at Alarcon's inexperience in state politics while Alarcon continued his attacks on Katz's voting record during his time in the state Assembly.
Prankster Jock McCartney hammered away in his wife's frock while pal Nick Freeman camped it up in a slinky velvet bodice.
Clinton's rivals hammered away at his character during the campaign, predicting Watergate-style scandals in a second term.
The drummer hammered away atop a riser like Animal in The Muppets while the bassist did his finest crotch thrusts on a podium.
Dunvant had their best spell in the closing minutes as they scored a try by full-back Nick Jones and then hammered away at the Newbridge line.
Abortion opponents hammered away at the theme that American taxpayers were subsidizing abortions even though the law has prevented family planning money from being spent on abortions since 1973.
Schabarum hammered away at the influence of entrenched politicians.
But Calabasas, behind the powerful running of Robby Coppolla, the precision passing of Scott Quigley and a defense that hammered away at Harvard-Westlake for most of the night, dealt out far more punishment than the Wolverines (3-1) could handle.
Even then, trusting even that shrunken lead, Peres waged a low-key, statesman-like campaign while Benjamin Netanyahu, his young, hawkish challenger, hammered away at Israeli fears and insecurity.