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hammer 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/ˈhamər/,
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hammers, plural;
  1. Hit or beat (something) with a hammer or similar object
    • - they are made by heating and hammering pieces of iron
  2. Strike or knock at or on something violently with one's hand or with a hammer or other object
    • - she hammered on his door
  3. Work hard and persistently
    • - for six months I have been hammering away at a plot
  4. Drive or secure (something) by striking with or as if with a hammer
    • - he hammered the tack in
    • - he was hammering leather soles onto a pair of small boots
  5. Instill (an attitude, idea, or habit) forcefully or repeatedly
    • - the “diversity is good” message is hammered into them
  6. Attack or criticize forcefully and relentlessly
    • - he got hammered for an honest mistake
  7. Utterly defeat in a game or contest
    • - they hammered St. Louis 6–0
Noun
  1. A tool with a heavy metal head mounted at right angles at the end of a handle, used for jobs such as breaking things and driving in nails

  2. A machine with a metal block for giving a heavy blow to something

  3. An auctioneer's mallet for indicating by a sharp tap that an article is sold

  4. A part of a mechanism that hits another part to make it work, such as one exploding the charge in a gun or one striking the strings of a piano

  5. A metal ball, typically weighing 16 pounds (7.3 kg), attached to a wire for throwing in an athletic contest

  6. The sport of throwing such a ball


  1. the part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled
  2. beat with or as if with a hammer; "hammer the metal flat"
  3. a hand tool with a heavy rigid head and a handle; used to deliver an impulsive force by striking
  4. forge: create by hammering; "hammer the silver into a bowl"; "forge a pair of tongues"
  5. malleus: the ossicle attached to the eardrum
  6. mallet: a light drumstick with a rounded head that is used to strike such percussion instruments as chimes, kettledrums, marimbas, glockenspiels, etc.
  7. A hammer is a tool meant to deliver an impact to an object. The most common uses are for driving nails, fitting parts, forging metal and breaking up objects. Hammers are often designed for a specific purpose, and vary widely in their shape and structure. ...
  8. HAMMER is a high-availability 64-bit file system developed by Matthew Dillon for DragonFly BSD using B-trees. Its major features include infinite NFS-exportable snapshots, master-multislave operation, configurable history retention and fsckless-mount. ...
  9. Hammer is the third Album by Afrob released in February 2005 by Four Music. It is produced by many famous Producers like Needlz, Jaz-O and Waajeed.
  10. The Hammer was an automobile built in Detroit, Michigan by the Hammer Motor Company from 1905-06. The Hammer was a light car built with a two-cylinder, 12 hp engine in 1905. This was replaced with a 24 hp, four-cylinder engine for 1906. ...
  11. Henry Louis "Hank" Aaron (born February 5, 1934 in) is a retired American baseball player whose Major League Baseball (MLB) career spanned the years 1954 through 1976. Aaron is widely considered one of the greatest baseball players of all time. ...
  12. A hammer is a type of candlestick pattern, made up of just one candle, found in price charts of financial assets. The candle looks like a hammer, as it has a long lower wick and a short body at the top of the candlestick with little or no upper wick. ...
  13. someone connected with West Ham Football Club, as a fan, player, coach etc
  14. A tool with a heavy head and a handle used for pounding; A moving part of a firearm that strikes the firing pin to discharge a gun; The malleus; In a piano or dulcimer, a piece of wood covered in felt that strikes the string; A device made of a heavy steel ball attached to a length of wire, ...
  15. (hammering) A period of being beaten or hammered; A heavy defeat
  16. (Hammering) Very steady, strenuous pedaling. Also called “jamming”
  17. (Hammering) a particular method of striking which resembles the action of a hammer pounding a nail from various angles.
  18. (Hammering) Expulsion of a Member of the Stock Exchange because he or she is unable to meet commitments.
  19. (Hammering) Method of giving a cymbal its shape or profile
  20. (Hammering) Nailing or landing a trick well.
  21. (Hammering) Shaping something with hammers. Either with large hammers for construction or small ones for decoration when the metal is hot and soft. This can also be called RAISING, EMBOSSING or CHASING
  22. (Hammering) The rapid and concentrated sale of a stock thought to be overvalued by the market.
  23. (hammering) 1. a sound beating, bashing, hiding. 2. intense criticism, cross-examination, questioning.
  24. (HAMMERS) Male, because in the last 5000 years, they’ve hardly changed at all, and are occasionally handy to have around.