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pelt

the undressed, raw skin of a wild animal with the fur in place. If from a sheep or goat there is a short growth of wool or mohair on the skin.
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But some people in the crowd pelted the CS with objects and stones, forcing police to lob teargas to disperse them.
The officer stated that in retaliation the Afghans burnt the Pakistani national flag and pelted stones at the Friendship gate and smashed its windowpanes.
The incident occurred when Kamal's convoy reached Shikharpur Phattak where enraged opponents belonging to MQM which included women and children first pelted policemen deployed on guard duties with stones, and then threw tomatoes, eggs and slippers at PSP leaders' cars.
The Shadow International Development secretary was pelted by eggs in Kirkcaldy on Thursday.
People jumped and fell around in the sea of red mush as they pelted each other with tomatoes, which are hurled at the throngs of eager participants from loaded trucks.
The flooding cut power to five million homes and businesses and pelted towns with floodwaters.
I thought it was appalling that Tony Blair was pelted with shoes and eggs by anti-war protesters at his book signing in Dublin.
The administrative officials including the police had to rush back as soon as the frenzied mob pelted stones at them injuring at least half a dozen cops," he said.
Leader Nick Griffin and his supporters were pelted with eggs and forced to abandon a gathering on College Green in Westminster yesterday after being targeted by protesters.
By Tina Junday CARS PELTED WITH BRICKS: BOYS 10 AND 11 HELD TWO boys aged 10 and 11 have been arrested after bricks and lumps of concrete were lobbed at cars on the M6 near Coventry.
2 : to repeatedly throw (something) at <Children pelted each other with snowballs.
The mob also pelted stones at 15 shops opposite the superintendent of police office, and at the State Bank of India branch and also set four cars and three bikes on fire nearby.