Examples of sucker punch in a Sentence
One of them sucker punched me.
Recent Examples of sucker punch from the Web
Nearly a year after killing a California father of five with one sucker punch, a 28-year-old man was sentenced on Tuesday to serve three to 10 years in a Nevada prison under the terms of a deal orchestrated by prosecutors, PEOPLE confirms.
Everton were dealt a sucker punch after 21 minutes when the Ireland midfielder capped off a superb 23-pass move to the delight of the travelling contingent.
The process is slow and painstaking, but midway through the film this plucky bunch of senior citizens lands a sucker punch by persuading Argentine judge Maria Servini to mount a legal challenge under international law.
Until its bottom line takes a sucker punch, there’s no impetus for United to make any serious changes to this culture of customer disdain.
Fast forward a week and the drama of Paul’s sucker punch was gone.
In an incident last September, Palmer’s arrest report says several witnesses saw Palmer sucker punch Harrell in the back of the head with two closed fists after Harrell told Palmer to get out of his yard.
Trump is a suburban sucker punch for Walker and Republicans.
However, despite their concentrated stay in Barcelona's half, no clear openings were fashioned, and the hosts almost provided the ultimate sucker punch.
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SUCKER PUNCH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sucker punch for English Language Learners
: to hit (a person) suddenly and usually without any obvious reason
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