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hammer US English

A tool with a heavy metal head mounted at right angles at the end of a handle, used for jobs such as breaking things and driving in nails

Hammer US English

A British film company founded in 1948, known especially for its horror films

hammer US Thesaurus

a hammer and chisel

the hammer in hammer US English

The sport of throwing a metal ball attached to a wire

drive something home US English

Make something clearly and fully understood by the use of repeated or forcefully direct arguments

claw hammer US English

A hammer with one side of the head split and curved, used for extracting nails

drop hammer US English

A large heavy weight raised mechanically and allowed to drop, as used in drop-forging and pile-driving

hammer blow US English

A powerful stroke with a hammer

tilt hammer US English

A heavy pivoted hammer used in forging, raised mechanically and allowed to drop on the metal being worked

trip hammer US English

A large, heavy pivoted hammer used in forging, raised by a cam or lever and allowed to drop on the metal being worked

hammer drill US English

A power drill that works by delivering a rapid succession of blows, used chiefly for drilling in masonry or rock

hammer price US English

The price realized by an item sold at auction

steam hammer US English

A large steam-powered hammer used in forging

water hammer US English

A knocking noise in a water pipe that occurs when a tap is turned off briskly

ball-peen hammer US English

A hammer with a rounded end opposite the face

hammer and tongs US English

Energetically, enthusiastically, or with great vehemence

hammer and sickle US English

The symbols of the industrial worker and the peasant used as the emblem of the former Soviet Union and of international communism

hammer something out US English

Make something by shaping metal with a hammer

hammer away in hammer US English

Work hard and persistently

come under the hammer US English

Be sold at an auction

hammer something in/into in hammer US English

Instill (an attitude, idea, or habit) forcefully or repeatedly

hammer something out in hammer US English

Make something by shaping metal with a hammer

drive something home in home US English

Make something clearly and fully understood by the use of repeated or forcefully direct arguments

hammerbeam US English

A short wooden beam (typically carved) projecting from a wall to support either a principal rafter or one end of an arch

hammer beam in hammerbeam US English

A short wooden beam (typically carved) projecting from a wall to support either a principal rafter or one end of an arch

hammertoe US English

A toe that is bent permanently downward, typically as a result of pressure from footwear

jackhammer US English

A portable pneumatic hammer or drill

hammer and tongs in hammer US English

Energetically, enthusiastically, or with great vehemence

sledgehammer US English

A large, heavy hammer used for such jobs as breaking rocks and driving in fence posts

hammer out in hammer US Thesaurus

the committee sat for three hours hammering out a new budget

come under the hammer in hammer US English

Be sold at an auction

Edward US English

Edward I (1239–1307), son of Henry III; reigned 1272–1307; known as the Hammer of the Scots. His campaign against Prince Llewelyn ended with the annexation of Wales in 1284, but he failed to conquer Scotland

Hammer Film Productions in Hammer US English

A British film company founded in 1948, known especially for its horror films

the Hammer of the Scots in Edward US English

Edward I (1239–1307), son of Henry III; reigned 1272–1307; known as the Hammer of the Scots. His campaign against Prince Llewelyn ended with the annexation of Wales in 1284, but he failed to conquer Scotland