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pounder meaning

Pronunciation:   "pounder" in a sentence
  • Noun: pounder  pawndu(r)
    1. (used only in combination) something weighing a given number of pounds
      "the fisherman caught a 10-pounder"; "their linemen are all 300-pounders" 
    2. A heavy tool of stone or iron (usually with a flat base and a handle) that is used to grind and mix material (as grain or drugs or pigments) against a slab of stone
      - pestle, muller

    Derived forms: pounders

    See also: pound

    Type of: force unit, tool


  • [American slang]
    n. a police officer; a cop on the beat.
    • The pounder gave me a parking ticket.
    • Most pounders get sore feet.

Examples

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  1. good riflemen and a 1 2-pounder should hold it
  2. b : yes, i'd like a quarter pounder, please
  3. one quarter pounder and one large fry, please
  4. yes, i'd like a quarter pounder, please
  5. what do you reckon ?-looks like a thousand pounder

Related Words

  1. pound-keeper meaning
  2. pound-master meaning
  3. poundage meaning
  4. poundal meaning
  5. poundal-foot meaning
  6. pounding meaning
  7. pounds meaning
  8. pounds per square inch meaning
  9. pounds per square inch absolute meaning
  10. pounds per square inch differential meaning
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