Definition of pelting:
- hasty (part of speech: adjective)
propelling (part of speech: verb)
- "The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Tales In Verse Together With Numerous Songs Upon Canadian Subjects", Thomas Cowherd.
- "Devil's Ford", Bret Harte.
Setting down his lamp in a sheltered corner, he proceeded to take down the massive bar that secured the door, cautiously opened the practicable leaf, and found himself face to face with a man, upon whom the light of the lamp shone sufficiently to show rather a grotesque figure, standing uncovered in the pelting rain.- "Captain Fracasse", Theophile Gautier.