Definitions of hammering

  1. The act of striking with a hammer. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for hammering

  1. He was hammering at his door in a moment, and a sleepy policeman, aroused by the sudden alarm, flung it open as he passed on his way to the floor below. – The Boy Scout Aviators by George Durston
  2. He resumed his work, hammering the bent metal hull of the ship back into place. – The Gun by Philip K. Dick