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punch 1

American English: /pən(t)ʃ/
British English: /pʌn(t)ʃ/

noun

  • 1.1 countable (blow) to give somebody a punch
    darle un puñetazo a alguien
    a punch on the nose/in the stomach
    un puñetazo en la nariz/el estómago
    to pack a punch (speaker/play/cocktail)
    pegar fuerte [colloquial] (lit) (boxer)
    pegar fuerte or duro
    to pull (one's) punches
    andarse con miramientos or [colloquial] con chiquitas
    Example sentences
    • They ram into the wall, exchanging body blows and punches as they scuffle.
    • A woman staying on the same corridor heard loud punches and likened the blows to those sometimes heard in TV programmes.
    • But domestic violence doesn't always manifest itself in punches and blows.
    1.2 uncountable (vigor)
    Example sentences
    • Just when both sides appeared to be settling for a point Nish delivered the killer punch when he popped up at the back post to convert Hamilton's miss-hit shot.
    Example sentences
    • The full force of his indomitable logic hits you like a power punch!
    • A caffeinated punch adds to its powers of rejuvenation.
    • Their breakthrough song undoubtedly rocks the venue, with the power punch of a stand-out track.

transitive verb

  • 1 (hit)
    pegarle a
    darle un puñetazo or [colloquial] una piña a
    Example sentences
    • The men assaulted the guards, knocking the male to the floor and kicking and punching him while pointing a gun at him.
    • She climbed in the kitchen window and saw him with a knife, the court heard, and believing she was at risk kicked and punched him to the floor.
    • Another man, in a Mercedes coupe, was punched and kicked as he grappled with carjackers who struck at Dudley Hill in the city.

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

punch in

1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 1.1 (key, type)
(data)
teclear
pasar (a una computadora)
1.2 (smash) he punched the glass in
rompió el cristal de un puñetazo
to punch somebody's face in [colloquial]
partirle la cara a alguien [colloquial]
2verb + adverb (at work)
(American English)
fichar
marcar or (Mexico) checar tarjeta (al entrar al trabajo)

punch out

(American English)
1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object (beat up)
darle una paliza a [colloquial]
2verb + adverb (at work)
fichar
marcar or (Mexico) checar tarjeta (al salir del trabajo)

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punch 2
American English: /pən(t)ʃ/
British English: /pʌn(t)ʃ/

noun

  • 1 (for paper)
    Example sentences
    • Use those bits of leftover wrapping paper and a hole punch to make confetti (a great job for the kids)!
    • Give each child a handful of hole punches and let them have sprinkle these over the paper.
    • You may put a hole in the top with a paper punch and tie a ribbon through the hole.
  • 2 (for metal, leather)
    Example sentences
    • He began to concentrate on the design and manufacture of punch, stamp and draw tools for the production of metal car panels.
    • Hollerith designed punches specially made for his system, the Hollerith Electric Tabulating System.
    • After it is cut down, sheet stock goes to the turret punch to get holes put in as needed, goes to a brake press to be bent.

transitive verb

  • (perforate)
    (leather/metal)
    perforar
    to punch a hole in something
    hacerle un agujero a algo
    to punch the clock o card
    fichar
    marcar or (Mexico) checar tarjeta
    punched card/tape (British English)
    ficha (feminine) /cinta (feminine) perforada
    Example sentences
    • Corresponding holes in the front of the parfleche were punched with a tapestry needle.
    • The papers are neatly punched, indexed and occasionally underlined with red pen.
    • Megawati shouted to her supporters while demonstrating how to punch ballot papers for her party's number and logo of a bull with a white nose at a soccer field in the town of Gianyar.
    Example sentences
    • In most manufacturing, the flash hole is simply punched through the bottom of the primer pocket.
    • In a small garden, fill plastic rubbish sacks with them, tie the tops, punch a few holes at the bottom, and leave them to rot down in a quiet corner of the garden till next autumn.
    • He punches spy holes in the wooden shutters so when he is indoors he can look out whether he is sitting or standing.

Phrasal verbs

punch out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
(with die)
troquelar
(on paper)
perforar

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punch 3
American English: /pən(t)ʃ/
British English: /pʌn(t)ʃ/

noun

uncountable (Cookery)
  • 1
    Example sentences
    • Iced tea, fruit punch, water, milk, coffee, and hot tea were complimentary.
    • Pick your choice of tipple from white or red wine, fruit punch or lager as your peruse the menu and enjoy live reggae music from a local band.
    • Fruit punch made from fruit juice is an excellent source of Vitamin C, providing about 35g of vitamin C per serving.
  • 2 (in US)
    refresco (masculine) de frutas

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punch 4
American English: /pən(t)ʃ/
British English: /pʌn(t)ʃ/

noun

  • also: Punch
    (name of puppet)
    Polichinela
    a Punch and Judy show
    (tipo de función de títeres)
    to be as pleased as Punch
    estar más contento que unas pascuas

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