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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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References in classic literature ?
It was one of the smallest and the lightest of the hammers, and would not have caught the eye among the rest; but on the iron edge of it were blood and yellow hair.
Take this stake in your left hand, ready to place to the point over the heart, and the hammer in your right.
We must quit this house and bring the furniture under the hammer, or part with all those lots you so much esteem and prize.
Striking through the thought of his dear ones was sound which he could neither ignore nor understand, a sharp, distinct, metallic percussion like the stroke of a blacksmith's hammer upon the anvil; it had the same ringing quality.
hammer; and with the hammer she smote Sisera, she smote off his head
Everything that it had been possible to destroy with a knife or a hammer was destroyed.
Do but wait till I get my bag and hammer, and my cudgel.
Now you go and get me my hammer, Will," he would shout; "and you bring me the rule, Tom; and I shall want the step-ladder, and I had better have a kitchen-chair, too; and, Jim
It makes me dreadfully nervous to see that big hammer pounding so near my head.
He had eyes, not for her, but for the hammer, which had risen under the pressure of her forefinger on the trigger.
At these last words, Pinocchio jumped up in a fury, took a hammer from the bench, and threw it with all his strength at the Talking Cricket.
But to man doth it ever impel me anew, my fervent creative will; thus impelleth it the hammer to the stone.
Moss into action; imploring, commanding, bellowing, until down comes the hammer like fate, and we pass to the next lot.
Just you give me my hammer out of that,' says Durdles, 'and I'll show you.
It was a good-sized hammer which had been lying on the rug in front of the fireplace--a substantial, workmanlike hammer.