a unit of weight equal to 0.454 kilograms
the standard unit of money in Britain, divided into 100 pence
strike heavily and repeatedly
"he got a hernia when he tried to lift 100 pounds"
"unlicensed dogs will be taken to the pound"
"the sudden hammer of fists caught him off guard"
"the pounding of feet on the hallway"
"the salesman pounded the door knocker"
"a bible-thumping Southern Baptist"
"ram the gate with a sledgehammer"
"pound on the door"
"The heavy man lumbered across the room"
"Her heart was beating fast"
"The locks pound the water of the canal"
"The prisoners are safely pounded"
"pound the cows so they don't stray"
"pound the roots with a heavy flat stone"
Excellent balsam may be purchased for a penny a pound.
出自： G. Berkeley
His weight had dropped to 108 pounds.
出自： P. Mailloux
A pound for taking deer alive.
出自： G. Cartwright
There was the heavy pound of rhythm and blues.
出自： S. Naipaul
The cassava will be dried and pounded..to make the..flour.
出自： V. S. Reid
We..pounded the tablets until we had five initial doses.
出自： J. Herriot
Chatila was being pounded to rubble.
He weighs a hundred and fifty pound(s).（美国）