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(quote-book)|title=The Mill on the Floss|volume_plain=book 5|chapter=6|passage="Only a hundred and ninety-three pound," said Mr. Tulliver. "You've brought less o' late; but young fellows like to have their own way with their money. Though I didn't do as I liked before I was of age." He spoke with rather timid discontent.
Any of various units of currency used in Egypt and Lebanon, and formerly in the Republic of Ireland, Cyprus and Israel.
Abbreviation for pound-force, a unit of force/weight. Using this abbreviation to describe pound-force is inaccurate and unscientific.
The people who work for the pound.
(quote-av)|time=00:27:30|passage=(Police officer to a dog owner) "He'd better stay calm or I'll have the pound come and get him."
(quote-av)|publisher=Paramount Pictures|passage=Inspector Douglas Todd: Where did you get a truckload of cigarettes from anyway? / Detective Axel Foley: From the Dearborn Hijacking. / Todd: The Dearborn Hijacking? That bust went down weeks ago. That load's supposed to be in the damn pound!
a division inside a fishing stage where cod is cured in salt brine
To confine in, or as in, a pound; to impound.
(c.) anonymous, “(w)” in ''Giles Earle his Booke'' (British Museum, Additional MSS. 24, 665):
- When I short haue shorne my sowce face& swigg’d my horny barrell,In an oaken Inne I pound my skinas a suite of guilt apparrell
(quote-book)|title=(w); A speech of Mr. John Milton for the Liberty of Unlicenc’d Printing, to the Parlament of England|passage=And he who were pleasantly disposed, could not well avoid to liken it to the exploit of that gallant man, who thought to pound up the crows by shutting his park gate.
To eat or drink very quickly.
To pitch consistently to a certain location.
To advance heavily with measured steps.
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A hard blow.
A measurement for weight, most notably the Tower pound, merchant's pound or pound avoirdupois, or a weight of said measurement.
A (l) or other silver coin (including ancient coins), weighing one Tower pound of silver.
Money or coinage in general, especially a great amount of it.