Definition of knuckleduster in English:

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knuckleduster

Pronunciation: /ˈnəkəlˌdəstər/

noun

A metal guard worn over the knuckles in fighting to increase the effect of blows.
Example sentences
  • Another man claims he saw Henderson punch a hooded prisoner in the face with a knuckleduster.
  • He told the jury if a knuckleduster had been used it had not caused the fractures to Mr Najeib's nose and cheekbone.
  • And throw away the bronze knuckledusters which you used to pulverize that man.

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Syllabification: knuck·le·dust·er

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