rabbit punch


Definition of rabbit punch

: a short chopping blow delivered to the back of the neck or the base of the skull

Other Words from rabbit punch

rabbit-punch \ ˈra-​bət-​ˌpənch How to pronounce rabbit-punch (audio) \ transitive verb

First Known Use of rabbit punch

1915, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rabbit punch was in 1915

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“Rabbit punch.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rabbit-punch?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=r&file=rabbit-punch_1. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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English Language Learners Definition of rabbit punch

: a quick punch to the back of the neck or the kidneys that is illegal in boxing

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