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pelt1

pelt1

 
pronunciation:
pelt
part of speech: verb
inflections: pelted, pelting, pelts
definition 1: to attack by throwing things or by repeated blows.
The kids pelted each other with snow balls.The boxers pelted each other.
definition 2: to hit again and again.
Hard rain pelted me as I ran to the car.
derivation: pelter (n.)