To push; thrust.To assail with missiles; assail or strike with something thrown.To throw; cast; hurl.To throw missiles.To fall or descend (on one) with violence or persistency: as, a pelting rain.To proceed rapidly and without intermission; hurry on: as, the horses pelted along at a fine pace.To bandy words; use abusive language; be in a passion.To submit; become paltry.n. A blow or stroke from something thrown.n. Rage; anger; passion.n. The skin of a beast with the hair on it, especially of one of the smaller animals used in furriery; specifically, a fur-skin dried but not prepared for use as fur; a raw hide: sometimes applied to a garment made from such a skin.n. The mangled quarry of a hawk; the dead body of a bird killed by a hawk.n. Soft leather used for covering inking-pelds.n. Synonyms Hide, etc. See skin.To skin; fleece; pluck the pelt from.