Spanish translation of 'pummelling'
⇒ to take a pummelling(literal)
recibir una paliza,
llevarse una paliza(figurative, in debate etc),
recibir un vapuleo(in match etc),
recibir una paliza (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'pummelling'
Rory was pummelling him with his fists, striking ineffectual blows at his chest and shoulders, swiping at his face with an open palm.Death of an Unknown Man
Such was her hysteria she began pummelling him with her fists.Out of the Ashes
I maintained my resistance, accepting the mental pummelling as he wore himself out against me.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Trends of 'pummelling'
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- See pummel horse
Example Sentences Including 'pummel'
Now she longed to fly at Barbara Marion and pummel her into the ground.TICKLED PINK (2002)
The younger boy, who had been half asleep, leapt to his feet and began to pummel her stomach with his small fists.The Hardie Inheritance
Guapo clenched his right fist and began to pummel him in the face, still dragging hard on his hair.Desperadoes
Translation of pummelling from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary