Sentence example with the word 'fisticuffs'


Definition n. a fight with bare fists

Last update: June 26, 2015


There is a rapid exchange of fisticuffs; and the Epeira lies overturned on her back.   [Please select]


Pots and Pans", you will dart out and engage the villains at fisticuffs."   [Please select]


The apprenticeship of the Prussian Crown Princes has always consisted in receiving fisticuffs and cowhidings from their progenitor, the king.   [Please select]


He "sounded like a preacher," one boy said; and for this reason he was generally left alone and not persecuted, as most boys were who were suspected of disliking or fearing fisticuffs.   [Please select]

Do you have a better example in your mind? Please submit your sentence!

fistic - fisticuffs - fists