Synonyms for pelt

Synonyms for (noun) pelt

Synonyms: hide, skin, pelt

Definition: body covering of a living animal

Similar words: body covering

Definition: any covering for the body or a body part

Synonyms: fur, pelt

Definition: the dressed hairy coat of a mammal

Similar words: animal skin

Definition: the outer covering of an animal

Synonyms for (verb) pelt

Synonyms: pelt, pepper

Definition: attack and bombard with or as if with missiles

Usage: pelt the speaker with questions

Similar words: assail, attack

Definition: launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with

Usage: Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II; Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week

Synonyms: pelt, bombard

Definition: cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile

Usage: They pelted each other with snowballs

Similar words: throw

Definition: propel through the air

Usage: throw a frisbee

Synonyms: pelt, pour, rain buckets, rain cats and dogs, stream

Definition: rain heavily

Usage: Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!

Similar words: rain, rain down

Definition: precipitate as rain

Usage: If it rains much more, we can expect some flooding

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