puncher


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Synonyms for puncher

a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback

someone who delivers punches

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a tool for making holes or indentations

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The Filipino puncher has won world titles at flyweight, bantamweight, super-bantamweight and featherweight.
The doodle paid tribute to the German inventor Friedrich Soennecken, who filed a patent for the hole puncher Nov.
When I was training him he was a great puncher, and he either won by knockout or lost by knockout.
Heavy: Stephen Lavelle v David Light (New Zealand) "Stephen has produced a personal best in terms of performance here but will have to adapt against a tough competitor and big puncher.
Out to steal the thunder from the main event punchers is crowd-favorite Rey 'Boom Boom' Bautista, who faces Juan Jose Martinez, also of Mexico.
Dickinson, a tall, heavy handed, straight puncher, settled quicker and was soon letting his right hand go.
The formidable Bolger could not resist the temptation of running both horses against five from O'Brien and his stable jockey Kevin Manning has chosen Puncher Clynch, not seen since beating rival and Derby runner-up At First Sight as well as Queen's Vase scorer Mikhail Glinka in the Ballysax Stakes at Leopardstown in April.
DAVID HAYE is ready to justify his claim of being boxing's most devastating puncher when he defends his WBA world heavyweight title for the first time.
59) or staples and stapler can be used instead of the above two items (hole puncher and fasteners).
The Paisley puncher was stripped of his British welterweight belt when injury forced him to pull out of two defences before Brook hammered him in November at the Kelvin Hall.
It occurred to me that my kindergarten students might have the same fascination for punching holes, but it seemed I really would have to do more than just hand them paper and a puncher and let them go at it.
Luque had lost only five of his previous 30 fights before the clash, but had no answer to Gethin's firepower and was pounded to defeat by the classy, unbeaten puncher.
Although a clever counter-puncher, he isn't regarded as an explosive puncher, with 12 of his 20 wins coming on points.
Buster is a dangerous puncher and is always in with a puncher's chance.
In the late '60s, the Noranda Group, a think tank of scientists in Rouyn-Noranda, developed a product called the Gaspe Tuyere Puncher, an automated mechanism that blasts air through refining furnaces at smelters to keep the air holes clear.