Translation of pounding in Spanish:

pounding

fuertes latidos, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpaʊndɪŋ//ˈpaʊndɪŋ/

noun

  • 1

    (of heart) fuertes latidos masculine
    (of guns) martilleo masculine
    there was a loud pounding on the door alguien aporreó la puerta con insistencia
    • the pounding in my head el martilleo que sentía en la cabeza
    • the pounding of the waves el embate de las olas
    • Most bodybuilders would assume that this works because it gives the joints a break from heavy pounding.
    • As the storm passed through our area, these heavy winds took a pounding on the Atlantic coast.
    • Almost as soon as she had, the door shook with heavy, rhythmic poundings.
    • Heavy pounding at my door accompanied my mother's worried question.
    • The runway, made of asphalt reinforced with more asphalt, took a pounding.
    • The government took a pounding on all fronts last week.
    • I could hear nothing but the pounding of my protesting heart.
    • The market took a pounding in almost all sectors, with the momentum of a month-long decline in high-tech stocks dragging the market down yet further.
    • The pounding in his head kept in time with the worry over his son, preventing him from drifting off again.
    • When the market started to weaken they really took a pounding.
    • She sat serenely in her throne, surveying her courtiers through utterly regal eyes, which hid the heavy pounding of her heart.
    • I heard the heavy poundings of my heart in my ears; I felt the inward struggle as I gasped for breaths.
    • The heavy pounding of a bass guitar invaded my brain, and I realized the neighbors were still playing my music.
    • True to her observation, the heavy pounding steadily got louder and louder, until it suddenly stopped.
    • Then if the carts are built heavy, even heavier wheel brackets are needed to absorb this pounding.
    • She remembered waking up with heavy pounding on the door.
    • Big Vinny was the only guy that supported them and he took a pounding for that at school.
    • Darren stared up at the ceiling and waited for the pounding in his head to stop.
    • We are arranging so that presently this will be the other way around, but meanwhile London and our big cities have had to stand their pounding.
    • That's the place where a Notre Dame football player took a pounding after being arrested.
    • For Williams took a pounding, albeit brief, but came back to clinch the fight with some terrific work in the 12 th and final round.
    • But certainly the area south of the city today, we're told, taking a very heavy pounding indeed.
    • He listened for breathing, but he could hear nothing over the pounding of his heart.
    • The London market took another pounding yesterday as a huge sell-off in the US hit investor confidence in the City.
  • 2informal

    (beating)
    paliza feminine informal
    vapuleo masculine