murder, batter, club, help, strike, cut up, mutilate, sledge, attack, rough up, mangle, hammer, sledgehammer, sled, sleigh, tool.
The carpenter got ready his shot- plugs and top- maul;
the armorer examined the locks of the fire- arms; the gunner paraded his wads, and opened the magazine beneath the cabin floor.
They wrestled together to- day, and the master, in all friendship, struck His Majesty a blow with the maul-
Oh, yes, Lorson's the kind of oyster you couldn't hammer open with a haf ton maul."