Definitions and translations for "hammer"

Definition of hammer

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Noun
1. A tool with a heavy head and a handle used for pounding.
2. A moving part of a firearm that strikes the firing pin to discharge a gun.
3. The malleus, a small bone of the middle ear.
4. In a piano or dulcimer, a piece of wood covered in felt that strikes the string.
5. A device made of a heavy steel ball attached to a length of wire, and used for throwing.
6. The last rock in an end.
7. A frisbee throwing style in which the disc is held upside-down with a forehand grip and thrown above the head.
8. Part of a clock that strikes upon a bell to indicate the hour.
9. One who, or that which, smites or shatters.
St. Augustine was the hammer of heresies.
Verb
10. To strike repeatedly with a hammer, some other implement, the fist, etc.
11. To form or forge with a hammer; to shape by beating.
12. To emphasize a point repeatedly.
13. To hit particularly hard.
14. To strike internally, as if hit by a hammer.
I could hear the engine’s valves hammering once the timing rod was thrown.
15. To defeat (a person, a team) resoundingly
We hammered them 5-0!
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English - English - hammer

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n. tool with a hard solid head (used to beat, pound, drive nails, etc.)
v. hit or strike with a hammer; forcefully persuade, argue strongly; defeat, beat (in competition, battle, etc.)
n. hammer, tool with a hard solid head, maul, plessor, gavel; (Anatomy) malleus, hammer-shaped ear bone

English - Spanish - hammer

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s. martillo, macillo, martinete, percutor
v. martillar, amartillar, martillear; golpear duramente a, batir a golpes

English - French - hammer

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n. marteau
v. marteler; battre, démolir

English - German - hammer

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n. Hammer, Arbeitsgerät mit einem harten Kopfteil
v. einhämmern; besiegen

English - Indonesian - hammer

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n. martil, palu, tukul, pemukul
v. memalu, memukul, memukul-mukul, menukul, memukulkan, menghasilkan setelah berusaha keras

English - Italian - hammer

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s. martello
v. piantare con il martello; inchiodare; (Met) martellare, lavorare a martello; (fig) colpire, battere; (Art) martellinare; (Econ) dichiarare debitore moroso; (fig) attaccare, osteggiare

English - Polish - hammer

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n. młot, młotek, iglica u broni palnej
v. młot: bić młotem, młotek: wbić młotkiem, naklepać, kuć, walić, klęska: zadać klęskę komuś {przen.}, ogłaszać czyjąś niewypłacalność, krytykować kogoś coś {pot.}, naklepywać, walnąć

English - Portuguese - hammer

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s. martelo
v. martelar; bater; criticar severamente

English - Romanian - hammer

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n. ciocan, ciocănel, ciocănaş, percutor
v. ciocăni, bocăni, lovi, vârî prin lovituri de ciocan

English - Russian - hammer

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с. молоток; курок, ударник
г. бить, ударять, работать молотом; ковать, чеканить; бить по неприятелю, разгромить, победить; втолковывать, вколачивать, стучать, взбивать

English - Turkish - hammer

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f. çekiçlemek, çekiçle vurmak, dövmek, çakmak, işlemek, ağır yenilgiye uğratmak, hızlı atmak
i. çekiç, tokmak, tüfek horozu

English - Ukrainian - hammer

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n. молоток, клевець, молот
v. прибивати, вбивати, прибити

French - English - hammer

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n. Hammer, last name; Zevulun Hamer, member of the Israeli parliament, member of the National Religious Party, former minister or education, former minister of social affairs

German - English - hammer

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n. tool with a hard solid head (used to beat, pound, drive nails, etc.)

English - Dutch - hammer

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zn. hamer
ww. hameren, smeden; verjagen

English - Greek - hammer

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ουσ. σφύρα, σφυρί, σφυρίο, σκανδάλη
ρήμ. σφυρηλατώ, προσπαθώ με κόπο

German - Spanish - hammer

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n. martillo (m), mazo (m), macillo (m), combo (m)

German - French - hammer

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n. bourde (f), connerie (f), marteau (m), chien (m)

German - Italian - hammer

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n. martello (m), battente (m), maglio (m)

German - Russian - hammer

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n. молот (m), молоток (m), молоточек (m)

German - Turkish - hammer

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i. çekiç (m), balyoz (m)

German - Dutch - hammer

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hamer

English - Arabic - hammer

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‏مدقة، شىء يشبه المطرقة، مطرقة‏
‏دخل بالقوة، دق، طرق بالمطرقة‏

English - Chinese - hammer

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(名) 锤, 钉锤, 铁锤
(动) 锤打, 钉, 敲打; 锤击; 敲打; 锤打; 反复强调

English - Chinese - hammer

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(名) 錘, 釘錘, 鐵錘
(動) 錘打, 釘, 敲打; 錘擊; 敲打; 錘打; 反復強調

English - Hindi - hammer

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n. हथौड़ा, बंदूक का घोडा़, मुंगरी, नीलाम करनेवाले की मुंगरी
v. पीटना, हथौड़ी से पीटना, नीलाम करने के लिये रखना

English - Japanese - hammer

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(名) ハンマー, 金槌; 木槌; 撃鉄
(動) 金づちで打つ; ドンドンたたく; たたき込む; やっつける(競争や戦いなど)

English - Korean - hammer

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명. 망치
동. 망치로 치다, 망치로 두들기다; 강요적으로 설득시키다, 강하게 논쟁하다; 패배시키다, 이기다

English - Vietnamese - hammer

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n. cái búa, cái búa của hổ giá viên, đầu cần, nhĩ chùy, cây kích phát
v. đập bằng búa, phê bình, chỉ trích, quấy rầy người nào, cọ nhau

German - Chinese - hammer

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[der] pl.Hammers 槌。锤子。钉锤。
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Synonyms for hammer
1. hit with a hammer: pound, strike, beat, bang, ram, drive
2. tool for pounding: mallet, knocker, maul, mace
Verb forms for hammer
Present participle: hammering
Present: hammer (3.person: hammers)
Past: hammered
Future: will hammer
Present conditional: would hammer
Present Perfect: have hammered (3.person: has hammered)
Past Perfect: had hammered
Future Perfect: will have hammered
Past conditional: would have hammered