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- 名词 (Noun)PLpounds
- A unit of mass equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces (= 453.592 37 g). Today this value is the most common meaning of "pound" as a unit of weight.
- A unit of mass equal to 12 troy ounces (≈ 373.242 g). Today, this is a common unit of weight when measuring precious metals, and is little used elsewhere.
- (US) The symbol # (octothorpe, hash).
- The unit of currency used in the United Kingdom and its dependencies. It is divided into 100 pence.
- Any of various units of currency used in Cyprus, Egypt, Lebanon, and formerly in the Republic of Ireland and Israel.
- Any of various units of currency formerly used in the United States.
- the Rhode Island pound; the New Hampshire pound
- Abbreviation for pound-force, a unit of force/weight. Using this abbreviation to describe pound-force is inaccurate and unscientific.
- A place for the detention of stray or wandering animals.
- A place for the detention of automobiles that have been illegally parked, abandoned, etc.
- A section of a canal between two adjacent locks.
- A kind of fishing net, having a large enclosure with a narrow entrance into which fish are directed by wings spreading outward.
- Then there came a reg'lar terror of a sou'wester same as you don't get one summer in a thousand, and blowed the shanty flat and ripped about half of the weir poles out of the sand. We spent consider'ble money getting 'em reset, and then a swordfish got into the pound and tore the nets all to slathers, right in the middle of the squiteague season.
- A hard blow.
- 动词 (Verb)SGpoundsPRpoundingPT, PPpounded
- To confine in, or as in, a pound; to impound.
- VT To strike hard, usually repeatedly.
- She had Lord James' collar in one big fist and she pounded the table with the other and talked a blue streak. Nobody could make out plain what she said, for she was mainly jabbering Swede lingo, but there was English enough, of a kind, to give us some idee.
- VT To crush to pieces; to pulverize.
- VT SLA To eat or drink very quickly.
- You really pounded that beer!
- VT (baseball, slang) To pitch consistently to a certain location.
- The pitcher has been pounding the outside corner all night.
- VI (of a body part, generally heart, blood, or head) To beat strongly or throb.
- As I tiptoed past the sleeping dog, my heart was pounding but I remained silent.
- My head was pounding.
- VT SLA To penetrate sexually, with vigour.
- I was pounding her all night!
- To advance heavily with measured steps.
- (engineering) To make a jarring noise, as when running.
- The engine pounds.
- SLA (dated) To wager a pound on.
- He was in the redhandedness of impeccable sleep when the pounding came at the hotel door.
- Urgent: please wire me another 100 pounds sterling.
- He suffered from a horrible wasting disease and lost 100 pounds in only two weeks.
- I visited my mom for a month, and she managed to fatten me up 20 pounds.
- I thought I could park in front of the hotel, but they stung me for five pounds!
- He needs to cut back on doughnuts. He weighs 289 pounds!
Meaning of pound for the defined word.
- 词类阶层 (Part-of-Speech Hierarchy)
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- en pounds
- en pounded
- en pounder
- en poundal
- en poundage