punch up


punch up


Definition of PUNCH UP

transitive verb
:  to give energy or forcefulness to <jokes added to punch up a speech>

First Known Use of PUNCH UP

circa 1959


Next Word in the Dictionary: punchwork
Previous Word in the Dictionary: punch–up
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