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sock it to

Definition of sock it to

informal

  1. :  to do or say something to (someone) in a strong and forceful way <He really socked it to her.> <Legislators are getting ready to sock it to homeowners with high property tax increases.>



Word by Word Definitions

sockplay
  1. :  a low shoe or slipper

    :  a knitted or woven covering for the foot usually worn under shoes and extending above the ankle and sometimes to the knee

    :  a shoe worn by actors in Greek and Roman comedy

  1. :  to hit, strike, or apply forcefully

    :  to deliver a blow :  hit

  1. :  a vigorous or violent blow

    :  punch


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