It was made of small juicy clams, scarcely bigger than hazel nuts, mixed with pounded ship biscuit, and salted pork cut up into little flakes; the whole enriched with butter, and plentifully seasoned with pepper and salt.
Nishani pounded a fist on the table and made a loud sound that was most likely a curse on her planet.
Accompanied by two guards, she mounted her favorite bay horse and pounded through familiar roads and intersections to the southern wall., The chill of the ocean crept into its walls.
One smote the threshold with an axe, another with a pestle, the third swept it with a broom - three symbols of culture (for trees were hewn down with the axe, grain pounded with the pestle, and the fruits of the field swept up with the broom) which Silvanus could not endure.
The blood pounded in her neck and temples.
In the oases of Sahara, and in other parts of Northern Africa, dates are pounded and pressed into a cake for food.
Feeling returned with a vengeance and her head pounded mercilessly.
Thunder rattled the windowpane and hail pounded on the roof.
Dean pounded his fist on the desk in disgust just as Andy Sackler entered the room.
Laristan is famous for the condiment called mahiabeh (fish-jelly), a compound of pounded small sprat-like fish, salt, mustard, nutmeg, cloves and other spices, used as a relish with nearly all foods.