Definisi 'pounce'

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noun
1 the act of pouncing Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 A fine powder, as of sandarac, or cuttlefish bone, -- formerly used to prevent ink from spreading on manuscript. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

3 The claw or talon of a bird of prey. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
4 move down on as if in an attack Terjemahkan
Example:
The raptor swooped down on its prey
The teacher swooped down upon the new students
source: wordnet30

5 To sprinkle or rub with pounce; as, to pounce paper, or a pattern. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

6 To strike or seize with the talons; to pierce, as with the talons. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

7 To fall suddenly and seize with the claws; -- with on or upon; as, a hawk pounces upon a chicken. Also used figuratively. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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