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pummel
used in The House of Hades

2 uses
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Definition
to hit repeatedly — usually with fists

or:

to damage seriously

or:

to defeat decisively
  • She yelled and kicked, pummeling Bob's gut, but Bob didn't seem to care.
    p. 241.8
  • A six-armed Earthborn and a Laistrygonian giant pummeled each other with rocks, though Percy wasn't sure if they were fighting or just messing around.
    p. 451.7

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