haymaker

noun
hay·​mak·​er | \ ˈhā-ˌmā-kər How to pronounce haymaker (audio) \

Definition of haymaker

: a powerful blow

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Examples of haymaker in a Sentence

He was knocked down by a haymaker to his jaw. dealt his opponent a haymaker that sent him reeling across the boxing ring

First Known Use of haymaker

1902, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of haymaker was in 1902

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haymaker

noun

English Language Learners Definition of haymaker

chiefly US, informal : a powerful hit with the fist : a very hard punch

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