Definition of throw punches
- I broke up the argument before they started throwing punches.
: a tool usually in the form of a short rod of steel that is variously shaped at one end for different operations (such as forming, perforating, embossing, or cutting)
: a short tapering steel rod for driving the heads of nails below a surface
: a steel die faced with a letter in relief that is forced into a softer metal to form an intaglio matrix from which foundry type is cast
: prod, poke
: drive, herd
: to strike with a forward thrust especially of the fist
: the action of punching
: a quick blow with or as if with the fist
: effective energy or forcefulness
: a hot or cold drink that is usually a combination of hard liquor, wine, or beer and nonalcoholic beverages
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