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Definitions of pelt:
  • noun:   body covering of a living animal
  • noun:   the dressed hairy coat of a mammal
  • verb:   cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile
    Example: "They pelted each other with snowballs"
  • verb:   rain heavily
  • verb:   attack and bombard with or as if with missiles
    Example: "Pelt the speaker with questions"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #13193)

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