punch-up

[ puhnch-uhp ]
/ ˈpʌntʃˌʌp /

noun Slang.

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Origin of punch-up

1955–60; noun use of verb phrase punch (it) up
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British Dictionary definitions for punch-up

punch-up

noun

British informal a fight, brawl, or violent argument
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