Pelted sentence example
At a Friday service in the great mosque `Amr was insulted and pelted with pebbles.
The rain pelted against my pants, sticking them to my skin.
The building swayed gently in the strong winds whipping through southern Florida, and water pelted the windows across from her.
The establishment at Rakow was suppressed in 1638, two lads having pelted a crucifix outside the town.
Witnessing Rasmus being severely pelted with mud, rocks, firecrackers and urine.Advertisement
The visual of Kirk opening the bin supposedly holding the supply of special seed grain they are transporting to a colony and being pelted with stuffed tribbles has entered the cultural iconography.
To the confusion of his father and brothers he went about dressed in rags, so that his old companions pelted him with mud.
They cried out that he was unworthy of his office, and pelted him with the citrons which they were carrying as the Law prescribed.
In defending his proposals Mr Disraeli gave full scope to his most characteristic gifts; he pelted his opponents right and left with sarcasms, taunts and epigrams. Gladstone delivered an unpremeditated reply, which has ever since been celebrated.
Deer, Chinese and East Indian.-Small, light, pelted skins, the majority of which are used for mats.Advertisement