verb (used with object), up·per·cut, up·per·cut·ting.
verb (used without object), up·per·cut, up·per·cut·ting.
- upper works,
- upper yukon river,
- upper-case letters,
Origin of uppercut
Examples from the Web for uppercut
In February, witnesses told Deadspin that Ray Rice threw an “uppercut” and struck her “like he [would punch] a guy.”How Could the NFL Not Know About the Brutal Second Ray Rice Tape?|Robert Silverman|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At last he went down from an uppercut, and stayed down, breathing heavily, a badly thrashed man.Mavericks|William MacLeod Raine
Bertram jerked his right hand up from his hip to illustrate the uppercut.The Readjustment|Will Irwin
Then, ducking a wild swing, Trent darted in and uppercut one of his antagonists.Buff: A Collie and other dog-stories|Albert Payson Terhune
Instinctively Joe ducked, and with an uppercut that was more forceful than he intended he caught the pitcher on the jaw.Baseball Joe at Yale|Lester Chadwick
He then dashed in and uppercut his opponent severely on the occiput.