Synonyms of pelt in English

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pelt1


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verb

1‘they pelted him with snowballs’

SYNONYMS

bombard, shower, attack, assail, batter, pepper, strafe, rake, sweep, enfilade, blitz

throw at, rain something down on, fire a broadside at

archaic cannonade, fusillade

2‘the rain was now pelting down’

SYNONYMS

pour, teem, stream

rain cats and dogs, rain hard

British informal bucket down, come down in stair rods, rain stair rods

3‘they pelted into the factory’

SYNONYMS

run, race, leap, sprint, dash, rush, speed, streak, shoot, whizz, whoosh, buzz, zoom, flash, blast, charge, stampede, chase, career, bustle, hare, fly, wing, kite, skite, dive, jump, skip, scurry, scud, scutter, scramble, hurry, hasten

belt, scoot, scorch, tear, zap, zip, whip

British bomb, bucket, shift

North American boogie, hightail, clip

North American vulgar slang drag ass, haul ass, tear ass

dated cut along


Synonyms of pelt in English

: pelt1pelt2

pelt2


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noun

1‘a man who used to hunt otters for their pelts’

SYNONYMS

skin, hide, fleece, coat, fur, fell