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trounce

trounce

 
pronunciation:
traUns
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: trounced, trounces, trouncing
definition 1: to beat severely; thrash.
synonyms:
clobber, thrash, wallop
similar words:
batter, beat, cream, drub, flog, lambaste, lick, maul, pound, pummel, whale, whip
definition 2: to defeat, as in a sports contest, by a great margin.
synonyms:
annihilate, clobber, rout, thrash, wallop
similar words:
beat, cream, defeat, drub, humble, lick, make mincemeat of, massacre, overpower, overwhelm, shellac, skunk, smear, vanquish, whip
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