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English noun: clobber

1. clobber (possession) informal terms for personal possessions

SamplesDid you take all your clobber?.


Broader (hypernym)personal estate, personal property, personalty, private property

English verb: clobber

1. clobber (contact) strike violently and repeatedly

SamplesShe clobbered the man who tried to attack her.

ExamplesThey want to clobber the prisoners

Synonymsbaste, batter

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)beat, beat up, work over

2. clobber (contact) beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight

SamplesWe licked the other team on Sunday!.

ExamplesThe fighter managed to clobber his opponent

Synonymsbat, cream, drub, lick, thrash

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

Verb groupflail, lam, thrash, thresh

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