[ puhnch-uhp ]
/ ˈpʌntʃˌʌp /
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Origin of punch-up
1955–60; noun use of verb phrase punch (it) up
Words nearby punch-up
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Example sentences from the Web for punch-up
The conflict is much bigger than just a punch-up between a gang of New York bibliophiles.America's Public Library Crisis: Who’s Reading the Books?|Jon Reiner|May 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for punch-up
British informal a fight, brawl, or violent argument
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