verb (used with object)
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Origin of fist1
Words nearby fist
Definition for fist (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for fist
Last year he lunged at me with his fist and threatened to kill me again.I Was Pregnant When He Hit Me. Here's #WhyIStayed.|Anonymous|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He grabbed a fist full of hair in one take, and we were pretty banged up by the end of it.Patricia Arquette Uncut: Drunken Mischief with Johnny Depp, ‘True Romance’ Crush, and ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|July 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So, I haul off and belt him, two or three times, with my fist.
The policeman, now yelling and shaking his fist, started to exit his pillbox and walk toward me.
He listened to her thoughtfully, his chin resting on his fist.Christie Finally Finds a Crowd That Doesn’t Care About Bridgegate|Olivia Nuzzi|February 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Carlaw sighed, and stretched out his hand toward his sister; showed his teeth in a fierce grin, and shook a fist at her.The Idol of The Blind|Tom Gallon
"And I'll see you d——d first," retorted Harry, doubling his fist.Red-Tape and Pigeon-Hole Generals|William H. Armstrong
Bambrick knocked one over with a blow of his fist, and the other was easily managed.Marmaduke Merry|William H. G. Kingston
The car I was on instantly lost speed, and there on the other platform, a hundred feet away, was Stagers shaking his fist at me.The Autobiography of a Quack And The Case Of George Dedlow|S. Weir Mitchell
And the hand of the Chief Ranger, hanging lax at his side, suddenly balled into a fist.Voodoo Planet|Andre Norton
British Dictionary definitions for fist
Word Origin for fist
Idioms and Phrases with fist
see hand over fist.