Definition of make a —— fist of in English:
informal Do something to the specified degree of success: they’re all solid citizens, all capable of making a good fist of being an MP
More example sentences
- And I knew I could do things, and I applied for about 60 jobs out of the paper that I thought I would make a good fist of.
- And the fact that the Irishman is apparently making a decent fist of that is forcing quite a few people in football to reconsider their judgment of the manager, if not of the man.
- For a man whose first love is cricket, he isn't making a bad fist of professional rugby.
Definition of make a —— fist of in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan