Origin of knuckle-duster
Examples from the Web for knuckle-dusters
Historical Examples of knuckle-dusters
He does not fight with knuckle-dusters or kick with his heavy boots.The Toilers of the Field
There'd been a strike in the mine, an' my friend had took it in hand with knuckle-dusters on.Northern Lights, Complete
Nets may not be so spectacular as knuckle-dusters, but they are slightly more civilised and generally more efficient.Germany, The Next Republic?
Carl W. Ackerman
- (often plural) a metal bar fitted over the knuckles, often with holes for the fingers, for inflicting injury by a blow with the fist