n.1.A beverage composed of wine or distilled liquor, water (or milk), sugar, and the juice of lemon, with spice or mint; - specifically named from the kind of spirit used; as rum punch, claret punch, champagne punch, etc.
Milk punch
a sort of punch made with spirit, milk, sugar, spice, etc.
Punch bowl
a large bowl in which punch is made, or from which it is served.
Roman punch
a punch frozen and served as an ice.
1.The buffoon or harlequin of a puppet show.
Punch and Judy
a puppet show in which a comical little hunchbacked Punch, with a large nose, engages in altercation with his wife Judy.
1.A short, fat fellow; anything short and thick.
2.One of a breed of large, heavy draught horses; as, the Suffolk punch.
v. t.1.To thrust against; to poke; as, to punch one with the end of a stick or the elbow.
n.1.A thrust or blow.
1.A tool, usually of steel, variously shaped at one end for different uses, and either solid, for stamping or for perforating holes in metallic plates and other substances, or hollow and sharpedged, for cutting out blanks, as for buttons, steel pens, jewelry, and the like; a die.
2.(Pile Driving) An extension piece applied to the top of a pile; a dolly.
3.A prop, as for the roof of a mine.
Bell punch
See under Bell.
Belt punch
(Mach.) a punch, or punch pliers, for making holes for lacings in the ends of driving belts.
Punch press
See Punching machine, under Punch, v. i.
Punch pliers
pliers having a tubular, sharp-edged steel punch attached to one of the jaws, for perforating leather, paper, and the like.
v. t.1.To perforate or stamp with an instrument by pressure, or a blow; as, to punch a hole; to punch ticket.
[imp. & p. p. Punched ; p. pr. & vb. n. Punching.]
Punching machine
a machine tool for punching holes in metal or other material; - called also punch press.
Noun1.Punchpunch - (boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
Synonyms: biff, lick, poke, clout
2.punch - an iced mixed drink usually containing alcohol and prepared for multiple servings; normally served in a punch bowl
3.punch - a tool for making (usually circular) holes
Synonyms: puncher
Verb1.punch - deliver a quick blow to; "he punched me in the stomach"
Synonyms: plug
2.punch - drive forcibly as if by a punch; "the nail punched through the wall"
3.punch - make a hole into or between, as for ease of separation; "perforate the sheets of paper"
Synonyms: perforate
To dream that you are punching someone or something, represents hidden anger and aggression. It may also be a symbol of power and your ability to draw strength from within yourself. To dream that you are unable to throw a punch, indicates that you are feeling helpless. You may have self-esteem and confidence issues. To dream that you are drinking punch, represents vitality and renewal.Mickey, Mickey Finn, aggressiveness, amperage, aperitif, armipotence, assault, auger, authority, awl, bang, bash, bat, bear, bear upon, bearing, beating, beef, belt, biff, bite, bitingness, black power, blaze, blaze a trail, blemish, blotch, blow, bodkin, bonk, boost, bop, bore, box, brace and bit, brand, briskness, broach, brute force, buck, buffet, bull, bulldoze, bump, bump against, bunt, burin, butt, butt against, cast, chalk, chalk up, charge, charisma, chaser, check, check off, chop, cicatrize, clap, clip, clobber, clout, clump, cocktail, cogence, cogency, coldcock, compulsion, countersink, crack, cram, crowd, cuff, cut, cuttingness, dapple, dash, deal, deal a blow, deck, define, delimit, demarcate, dent, depress, die, dig, dimple, dint, discolor, doch-an-dorrach, dot, drill, drink, drive, drub, drubbing, drumming, duress, effect, effectiveness, effectuality, elbow, empierce, energy, engrave, engraving tool, enterprise, etching ball, etching ground, etching needle, etching point, eye-opener, fetch, fetch a blow, fire, fix, fleck, flower power, force, force majeure, forcefulness, form, freckle, full blast, full force, fusillade, gash, get-up-and-go, getup, ginger, go, goad, gore, gouge, gouge out, graver, gusto, guts, hatch, haymaker, head, highball, hit, hit a clip, hole, honeycomb, hotness, hurtle, hustle, impact, impale, impress, impressiveness, imprint, incisiveness, indent, influence, initiative, intaglio, it, jab, jam, jog, joggle, jolt, jostle, kick, knock, knock cold, knock down, knock out, knockout drops, lambaste, lance, last, left, let have it, lick, life, line, liveliness, main force, main strength, make a mark, mana, mark, mark off, mark out, matrix, might, might and main, mightiness, mint, mixed drink, mold, mordancy, mottle, moxie, muscle power, needle, negative, nervosity, nervousness, nick, nightcap, nip, nippiness, notch, nudge, oomph, parting cup, paste, pelt, pencil, penetrate, pep, pepper, pepperiness, perforate, pierce, pile drive, pink, piss and vinegar, pit, pizzazz, plug, plunk, pock, pockmark, poignancy, point, poke, poop, potence, potency, potentiality, pound, pousse-cafe, power, power pack, power structure, power struggle, powerfulness, prepotency, press, press in, pressure, prick, print, prod, productiveness, productivity, puissance, pull, pummel, punch in, punctuate, puncture, push, raciness, ram, ram down, rap, rattle, ream, ream out, recess, relish, riddle, right, rocker, run, run against, run through, scar, scarify, score, scorper, scotch, scratch, seal, seam, set back, set in, shake, shoe last, shoulder, shove, sinew, sinewiness, skewer, slam, slap, slog, slug, smack, smash, smite, snap, snappiness, soak, sock, spat, spear, speck, speckle, spice, spiciness, spike, spit, splotch, spot, spunk, stab, stain, stamp, starch, steam, stick, stigmatize, stirrup cup, streak, strength, stress, striate, strike, strike at, stripe, stroke, strong arm, strong language, style, sundowner, superiority, superpower, swack, swat, swing, swipe, tamp, tang, tanginess, tap, tattoo, template, thrust, thump, thwack, tick, tick off, trace, transfix, transpierce, trenchancy, trepan, trephine, underline, underscore, validity, vehemence, verve, vigor, vigorousness, vim, virility, virtue, virulence, vitality, wallop, wattage, wee doch-an-dorrach, weight, whack, wham, what it takes, whop, yerk, zest, zestfulness, zing, zip
Translate Punch to Spanish, Translate Punch to German, Translate Punch to French
pumping station
pumpkin ash
pumpkin pie
pumpkin seed
pumpkin vine
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Punch and Judy
punch bag
punch bowl
punch card
punch in
punch line
punch out
punch pliers
punch press
punched card
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