Sunday punch

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Sunday punch a hard punch that renders the opponent unable to continue boxing
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Usage

In literature:

Maybe I'll step down Sunday, and have a glass of punch, Kilburn way.
"The History of Pendennis" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Rick rolled away from it, watching the left that was cocked for a Sunday punch.
"The Electronic Mind Reader" by John Blaine
Maybe I'll step down Sunday, and have a glass of punch, Kilburn way.
"A History of Pendennis, Volume 1" by William Makepeace Thackeray
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In news:

San Francisco safety Dashon Goldson was fined $25,000 by the NFL on Friday for punching Arizona receiver Early Doucet in last Sunday's game.
Irish punk band Flogging Molly brought their Guinness-flavored rock punch to the Uptown on Sunday night, along with local rockers (and openers) the Architects.
HIGHGATE — Three people were cited after an altercation in Highgate where Vermont State Police say a pregnant woman was punched in the face Sunday.
CHICO — A Shasta College student remained in critical condition Monday after his head smacked into the pavement during a one-punch fight early Sunday.
Two Oceanside police officers were caught on camera punching a man in the torso and head area at a rally Sunday afternoon.
Sunday's 122-86 loss to the Dallas Mavericks was a sucker punch finale to a season steeped in misdirection.
"He calls her names and they punch each other," Jacqueline says on Sunday's episode.
Natachee's Supper 'n Punch, Bloody Mary Sundays.
The Vancouver man was punched, police say, by 20-year old Andres Rodriguez on a narrow sidewalk in Chico, California early Sunday morning.
Fletcher Cox was ejected Sunday for throwing a punch in the fourth quarter of the Eagles' 26-23 loss to the Detroit Lions.
The Dallas Mavericks got punched in the mouth Sunday afternoon in Denver.
The Chicago Tribune is reporting that the Notre Dame quarterback Jimmy Clausen was punched in an altercation outside a South Bend, Indiana bar on Sunday.
Kickboxing champion Cung Le let his fists do the talking for once with a devastating one-punch knockout of Rich Franklin in the Ultimate Fighting Championship's first event in China early on Sunday.
With a 28-7 loss to Seattle Sunday at a rain-soaked CenturyLink Field, the Jets remained one of the NFL's favorite punch lines.
Each Sunday, The Wrap by Ron Judd provides the punch line to the week's news headlines.
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