See trounce. pummel verb you can'tjustfreak out and start pummeling people:
batter, pound, belabor, drub, beat; ... car has apuncture: flat tire; informal flat. verb
1 hepunctured the child's balloon: make a hole in, pierce, rupture, perforate, stab,
cut, slit, prick, spike, stick, lance; deflate. ... law: illegal, unlawful, illegitimate,
criminal, felonious, actionable, indictable, penal; blameworthy, dishonest,
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