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knuckle sandwich

Syllabification: knuck·le sand·wich

Definition of knuckle sandwich in English:

noun

informal
A punch in the mouth.
Example sentences
  • If you are not, then let me know and I will try to persuade you further - with a knuckle sandwich!
  • The short one, David, delivered a knuckle sandwich, which was also blocked.
  • He and Sam both gave me a double knuckle sandwich.

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