Simple Definition of haymaker
: a powerful hit with the fist : a very hard punch
Full Definition of haymaker
: a powerful blow
Examples of haymaker
He was knocked down by a haymaker to his jaw.
<dealt his opponent a haymaker that sent him reeling across the boxing ring>
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Rhymes with haymaker
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