Punch-and-Judy show

noun
\ˌpənch-ən-ˈjü-dē- \

Definition of Punch-and-Judy show 

: a traditional puppet show in which main character Punch fights comically with his wife Judy

First Known Use of Punch-and-Judy show

1870, in the meaning defined above

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punce

punch

punchable

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punchayet

punch bag

punchball

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The first known use of Punch-and-Judy show was in 1870

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Punch-and-Judy show

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English Language Learners Definition of Punch-and-Judy show

: a comic puppet show in which a puppet named Punch fights with his wife Judy

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