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Definition of air punch in English:

noun

An act of thrusting one’s clenched fist up into the air, typically as a gesture of triumph or elation: the verdict was greeted with cheers and air punches by her family and friends
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  • The classes generally begin with some warm-up calisthenics, such as jumping jacks, simulated jump rope and air punches.
  • A score of photographers beneath the big screen zoomed in on the air punches and decidedly un-Wimbledon leaps into the air.
  • She followed up with an air punch and a big grin.

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