Synonyms of pummel in English:


See definition of pummel


1‘he felt like a boxer who had been pummelled mercilessly’


batter, pound, rain blows on, belabour, drub, hammer

punch, beat, strike, hit, thump, thrash, bang, welt, crack, whack, thwack

informal bash, clobber, wallop, beat the living daylights out of, give someone a beating, give someone a drubbing, give someone a hiding, give someone a good beating, give someone a good drubbing, give someone a good hiding, belt, tan, biff, bop, lay into, pitch into, lace into, let someone have it, knock into the middle of next week, sock, lam, whomp

British informal stick one on, slosh

North American informal boff, bust, slug, light into, whale

NZ Australian informal dong, quilt

literary smite, swinge