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2 Translation results for pound in Spanish

noun | verb

pound noun

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libra (unidad de peso); libra (unidad monetaria)
¿Cuál es la abreviación de pound?
  • Cuando se refiere a la unidad de peso, pound se abrevia lb. y pounds como lbs. (viene de la palabra ″libra″ en latín).

pound verb

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pounded, has pounded, is pounding, pounds
machacar, golpear, aporrear; palpitar (dícese del corazón); retumbar, resonar

Example sentences of
pound verb

  • Heavy waves pounded the shore.
  • The metal is heated and then pounded into shape.
  • He got frustrated and started to pound the piano keys.
  • He pounded his fist on the table.
  • The boxers were really pounding each other.
  • Waves pounded against the side of the boat.
  • The wheat is pounded into flour.
  • Pound the herbs and garlic until they form a paste.
  • He came pounding down the stairs.
  • The horses pounded up the track.

Synonyms of
pound verb

Related phrases for pound

Reverse translation for pound

libra  (unidad de peso) - pound, Libra 
libra  (unidad monetaria) - pound, Libra 
machacar  - to crush, to grind, to insist, to go on (about), to beat, to pound 
golpear  - to beat (up), to hit, to knock (at a door), to beat, to slam, to bang, to strike 
aporrear  - to bang on, to beat, to bludgeon 
palpitar  (dícese del corazón) - to palpitate, to throb 
retumbar  - to boom, to thunder, to resound, to reverberate 
resonar  - to resound, to ring 
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