Definitions For Hammering


  • The act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows)
  • A tool that has a heavy metal head attached to a handle and that is used for hitting nails or breaking things apart
  • A similar tool made usually of wood and used especially for hitting a surface to make a loud noise
  • The part of a gun that strikes a charge causing the gun to shoot


  • To force (something) into a particular place or shape by hitting it with a hammer
  • To attach (something) with a hammer and nails
  • To hit (something or someone) in a very forceful way

Is Hammering a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Hammering is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Hammering in a Sentence

  • He hammered the dent out of the fender.
  • The carpenters were hammering all afternoon.
  • The workers are hammering the studs to the frame.

Synonyms for Hammering

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