Read the dictionary definition of pelt. All definitions for this word.
1. body covering of a living animal
2. the dressed hairy coat of a mammal
3. attack and bombard with or as if with missiles
1. pelt the speaker with questions
4. cast, hurl, or throw repeatedly with some missile
1. They pelted each other with snowballs
5. rain heavily
1. Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!