bludgeon

(noun, verb)

noun

1. a club used as a weapon

Definition categories: man–made, club

Sentences with bludgeon as a noun:

- We smashed the radio with a steel bludgeon.

verb

1. overcome or coerce as if by using a heavy club

- The teacher bludgeoned the students into learning the math formulas

Definition categories: social, coerce, force, hale, pressure, squeeze

2. strike with a club or a bludgeon

Similar word(s): club

Definition categories: contact, hit

Sentences with bludgeon as a verb:

- The apprehended rioter was bludgeoned to death.

- Their favorite method was bludgeoning us with the same old arguments in favor of their opinions.