1. a sports implement with a long handle and a head like a hammer; used in sports (polo or croquet) to hit a ball
Definition categories: man–made
2. a light drumstick with a rounded head that is used to strike such percussion instruments as chimes, kettledrums, marimbas, glockenspiels, etc.
Similar word(s): hammer
Definition categories: man–made, drumstick
3. a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing
Similar word(s): beetle
Definition categories: man–made, hammer
1. To strike with a mallet.