sucker punch


sucker punch

transitive verb

: to hit (a person) suddenly and usually without any obvious reason

Full Definition of SUCKER PUNCH

:  to punch (a person) suddenly without warning and often without apparent provocation
sucker punch noun

Examples of SUCKER PUNCH

  1. One of them sucker punched me.

First Known Use of SUCKER PUNCH



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