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Synonyms for mallet

a sports implement with a long handle and a head like a hammer

a light drumstick with a rounded head that is used to strike such percussion instruments as chimes, kettledrums, marimbas, glockenspiels, etc

a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden)

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A sparrow figured a way to kill a threatening snake with a croquet mallet.
There's construction going on all over the country," Mallet says.
Mallet, 24, planned to use the stump to make a chair to donate to Strathcarron Hospice.
9) The 'Margaret's Ghost' to which Percy refers is a ballad perhaps more generally known by the title 'William and Margaret' which, at least in some manifestations, has been attributed to the authorship of the Anglo-Scots poet and playwright David Mallet (formerly Malloch) I 701/2?
Praising Agar, Mallet said that the left-arm spinner is a confident youngster without any brashness and has impressed with his good rhythm and calm temperament at both home and abroad despite playing just ten first-class matches, adding that Agar delivers from a considerable height and gets a lot of over spin on the ball.
The tinner's mallet can be used only to form and shape sheet metal.
Additional balls can be purchased in sets of four and additional mallets are available individually or in sets of four.
Mr Mellor has launched a search for the trowel and mallet to coincide with Meltham Baptist Church's 200th anniversary celebrations this year.
Based at the firm's Newport headquarters, Ms Mallet will take responsibility for assisting in driving company growth, managing the sales teams and raising the business profile of Smart Solutions' network of 36 recruitment and outsourcing service centres across Wales and the UK.
Mallet had bought a house at the head of a valley running down to the shore; here he would create a wonderful garden full of hydrangeas and rhododendrons (Gertude Jekyll would later send him ideas for laying out the 'spring shrub garden').
Mr Mallet, 49, of Kenton, opened his shop 11 years ago selling tools and hardware.
John Mallet, production manager of Bell's Brewery in Kalamazoo, MI, and Todd Usry, brewmaster and director of operations for the Breckenridge Brewery in Breckenridge, Co.
CALLANDS FC were formed in 1983 by a group of friends that used to meet in the Hoop & Mallet public house in Warrington and started playing in the Warrington Sunday Morning Football League.
Late in his book, Mark Mallet frankly admits: "there is a stigma that comes with even whispering the possibility that we could be living in the end times".