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Meaning of word pound from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

pound   noun

Meaning : 16 ounces avoirdupois.

Example : He got a hernia when he tried to lift 100 pounds.

Synonyms : lb

Meaning : The basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Equal to 100 pence.

Synonyms : british pound, british pound sterling, pound sterling, quid

Meaning : A unit of apothecary weight equal to 12 ounces troy.

Meaning : The basic unit of money in Syria. Equal to 100 piasters.

Synonyms : syrian pound

Meaning : Formerly the basic unit of money in Ireland. Equal to 100 pence.

Synonyms : irish pound, irish punt, punt

Meaning : The basic unit of money in Cyprus. Equal to 100 cents.

Synonyms : cypriot pound

साइप्रस में चलने वाली मुद्रा।

एक साइप्रसी पाउंड कितने इराकी दीनारों के तुल्य होता है?
पाउंड, पाउण्ड, पाउन्ड, पौंड, पौण्ड, पौन्ड, साइप्रसी पाउंड, साइप्रसी पाउण्ड, साइप्रसी पाउन्ड, साइप्रसी पौंड, साइप्रसी पौण्ड, साइप्रसी पौन्ड

Meaning : A nontechnical unit of force equal to the mass of 1 pound with an acceleration of free fall equal to 32 feet/sec/sec.

Synonyms : lbf.

Meaning : United States writer who lived in Europe. Strongly influenced the development of modern literature (1885-1972).

Synonyms : ezra loomis pound, ezra pound

Meaning : A symbol for a unit of currency (especially for the pound sterling in Great Britain).

Synonyms : pound sign

Meaning : A public enclosure for stray or unlicensed dogs.

Example : Unlicensed dogs will be taken to the pound.

Synonyms : dog pound

Meaning : The act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows).

Example : The sudden hammer of fists caught him off guard.
The pounding of feet on the hallway.

Synonyms : hammer, hammering, pounding

कुटनी का काम।

शीला ने कुटनपन करने में ही अपना सारा जीवन बिता दिया।
कुटनई, कुटनपन, कुटनापन, कुटनापा, कुटनीपन

किसी वस्तु, शरीर आदि पर किसी दूसरी वस्तु के वेगपूर्वक आकर गिरने या लगने की क्रिया (जिससे कभी-कभी अनिष्ट या हानि होती है)।

राहगीर उसे आघात से बचाने के लिए दौड़ा।
अभिघात, अवघात, आघात, आहति, घात, चोट, जद, ज़द, प्रहरण, प्रहार, वार, विघात, व्याघात

pound   verb

Meaning : Hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument.

Example : The salesman pounded the door knocker.
A bible-thumping Southern Baptist.

Synonyms : poke, thump

Meaning : Strike or drive against with a heavy impact.

Example : Ram the gate with a sledgehammer.
Pound on the door.

Synonyms : ram, ram down

Meaning : Move heavily or clumsily.

Example : The heavy man lumbered across the room.

Synonyms : lumber

Meaning : Move rhythmically.

Example : Her heart was beating fast.

Synonyms : beat, thump

Meaning : Partition off into compartments.

Example : The locks pound the water of the canal.

Synonyms : pound off

Meaning : Shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits.

Example : The prisoners are safely pounded.

Synonyms : pound up

Meaning : Place or shut up in a pound.

Example : Pound the cows so they don't stray.

Synonyms : impound

Meaning : Break down and crush by beating, as with a pestle.

Example : Pound the roots with a heavy flat stone.


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