English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'clobber'

(verb) 
Definition
to batter
(slang)  She clobbered him with a vase.
Synonyms
batter
He battered his opponent around the head.
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beat
He lost the boxing match and was badly beaten by his opponent.
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assault
The gang assaulted him in the street.
, ,
bash (informal)
My mother bashed her shin with a suitcase.
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lash
The punishment for stealing bread is five lashes.
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thrash
He was thrashed with a cane until his skin turned red.
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pound
He pounded the table with his fist.
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beat up (informal)
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wallop (informal)
She walloped me over the head with a cushion.
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pummel
He trapped Conn in a corner and pummelled him ferociously.
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rough up (informal)
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lambast(e)
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belabour
Men began to belabour his shoulders with sticks.
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duff up (informal)
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beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)
(noun) 
Definition
personal belongings, such as clothes
(British, slang)  His house is filled with a load of old clobber.
Synonyms
,
things
, ,
property
Security forces confiscated weapons and stolen property.
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stuff
He pointed to a duffle bag. `That's my stuff.'
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gear
They helped us put our gear in the van.
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possessions
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paraphernalia
a large courtyard full of builders' paraphernalia
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chattels

Additional synonyms

in the sense of assault
Definition
to attack violently
The gang assaulted him in the street.
Synonyms
belt (informal),
clip (informal),
bash (informal),
deck (slang),
sock (slang),
chin (slang),
set about,
lay one on (slang),
clout (informal),
lob,
clobber (slang),
smite (archaic),
wallop (informal),
swat,
fall upon,
set upon,
lay into (informal),
tonk (slang),
lambast(e),
beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)
in the sense of bash
Definition
to strike violently or crushingly
My mother bashed her shin with a suitcase.
Synonyms
hit,
belt (informal),
deck (slang),
sock (slang),
chin (slang),
clout (informal),
whack (informal),
biff (slang),
clobber (slang),
wallop (informal),
slosh (British, slang),
tonk (informal),
lay one on (slang),
beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)
in the sense of beat
Definition
to strike with a series of violent blows
He lost the boxing match and was badly beaten by his opponent.
Synonyms
hit,
belt (informal),
deck (slang),
bash (informal),
sock (slang),
chin (slang),
cane,
lick (informal),
clout (informal),
whack (informal),
clobber (slang),
wallop (informal),
tonk (informal),
thwack (informal),
lambast(e),
lay one on (slang),
tan (informal),
lam (informal),
beat or knock seven bells out of (informal)

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