fist pump

[ fist puhmp ]
/ ˈfɪst ˌpʌmp /

noun Informal.

a gesture of enthusiasm, victory, etc., in which one raises a fist and thrusts the forearm quickly and forcefully forward or downward.

Origin of fist pump

First recorded in 1980–85

Related forms

fist-pump [fist-puhmp] /ˈfɪstˌpʌmp/ verb (used with or without object) Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019