Pronunciation: pĕlt
n.1.The skin of a beast with the hair on; a raw or undressed hide; a skin preserved with the hairy or woolly covering on it. See 4th Fell.
2.The human skin.
3.(Falconry) The body of any quarry killed by the hawk.
Pelt rot
a disease affecting the hair or wool of a beast.
v. t.1.To strike with something thrown or driven; to assail with pellets or missiles, as, to pelt with stones; pelted with hail.
[imp. & p. p. Pelted; p. pr. & vb. n. Pelting.]
2.To throw; to use as a missile.
v. i.1.To throw missiles.
2.To throw out words.
n.1.A blow or stroke from something thrown.
Noun1.Peltpelt - the dressed hairy coat of a mammal
Synonyms: fur
2.pelt - body covering of a living animal
Synonyms: hide, skin
Verb1.pelt - cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile; "They pelted each other with snowballs"
Synonyms: bombard
2.pelt - attack and bombard with or as if with missiles; "pelt the speaker with questions"
Synonyms: pepper
3.pelt - rain heavily; "Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!"
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Translate Pelt to German, Translate Pelt to French
Peloponnesian Peninsula
Peloponnesian War
-- Pelt --
pelt along
Pelt rot
Peltandra virginica
peltate leaf
Peltier effect
Peltier's cross
Peltiphyllum peltatum
Pelton wheel
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