Examples of punchy in a Sentence
shrimp in a punchy sauce
She was punchy with fatigue.
Recent Examples of punchy from the Web
There was not then, as there is now, a punchy group of partisans talking about ousting the incumbent from inside his party.
The T1’s sound quality offers close to the holy trinity of sound quality: full punchy bass, expressive midrange and airy highs.
These walls are a really punchy indigo, and the backsplash tiles were custom-colored to our specifications in Morocco.
The pipeline pad here in the mountains is still deep with punchy snow.
From the roasted vegetables (they truly are roasted here) to the bright yet subtle sauces to punchy dishes like short ribs with sautéed greens, cipollini, and horseradish cream, the place is defined by a relentless sense of poise and ease.
The punchy bass even feels a bit like a Carey song from her heyday, making the homage even more flawless.
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First Known Use of punchy
Synonymsaddle, addled, addlepated, bedeviled, befogged, befuddled, bemused, bewildered, bushed [chiefly Australian], confounded, confused, dazed, distracted, dopey (also dopy), fogged, mixed-up, muddleheaded, muzzy, pixilated (also pixillated), punch-drunk, dizzy, raddled, shell-shocked, silly, slaphappy, spaced-out (or spaced), spacey (also spacy), stunned, stupefied, zonked, zonked-out
Related Wordssenseless, unconscious
Near Antonymsalert, conscious
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