Origin of punching bag
Words nearby punching bag
How to use punching bag in a sentence
So this is Kendall Roy, once the family golden boy and now the punching bag.
If they had managed to hold that lead over the Rams, it would have made him far less of a punching bag.
“We’re just human punching bags,” the nurse, Jesse Telford, told a Boston TV station.Covid-19 has made an already dangerous profession lethal|Petula Dvorak|April 22, 2021|Washington Post
For however long, if not forever, Nielsen’s panel has been a punching bag for both TV networks and TV advertisers to complain that they were the ones getting a raw deal.Future of TV Briefing: The pandemic will not be televised|Tim Peterson|April 14, 2021|Digiday
Antoine himself had recently been arrested on a six-year-old warrant for a dime bag of weed.
Elle magazine shot an editorial in September, one picture revealing a teacup pig sitting pretty by a mini Tyler Alexandra bag.Handbags: The More You Pay, The Smaller They Shrink|Elizabeth Landers|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Which proves he is as dumb as a bag of hammers,” the official says.
They were allowed to bring one bag per family, which most fill with food.Inside the Smuggling Networks Flooding Europe with Refugees|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He kept it in a brown paper bag stashed in the bathroom of his office.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Drone: the largest tube of a bag-pipe, giving forth a dull heavy tone.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
It beats punching cows, though—that is, when a fellow discovers that he isn't a successful cowpuncher.
I shall only be away for six months; you know I have made up my mind to get rid of the whole bag of tricks.
I'd have enjoyed punching his proud head, for all that; it was a dirty way to serve a man who had done his level best.
Thank you for nothing, Reginald; however, I shall certainly take a dip in the lucky-bag at the Castle.