Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- Present participle of pound.
pounding (plural poundings)
- An act in which something or someone is pounded
2008 January 21, Robin Pogrebin, “Undaunted Director at Indian Museum”, New York Times:
- “I took a few poundings in the past.”
- Causing heavy or loud throbs
- I have a pounding headache.