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

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PUNCH-AND-JUDY SHOW Defined for English Language Learners

Punch-and-Judy show

Definition of Punch-and-Judy show for English Language Learners

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


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