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Definitions and Synonyms of pound up | Another word for pound up | What is pound up?

Definition 1: shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits - [verb of contact]

Samples where pound up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The prisoners are safely pounded

Synonyms for pound up in the sense of this definition

(pound up is a kind of ...) to close within bounds, or otherwise limit or deprive of free movement

"This holds the local until the express passengers change trains" "About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade" "The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center" "The terrorists held the journalists for ransom"

(pound up has a similar meaning as ...) place or shut up in a pound

"pound the cows so they don't stray"

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