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Bellamy landed a series of good punches.
Nichols can’t take a punch.
Many British movies lack emotional punch.
He wanted to ask Mary to dance, but Ron beat him to the punch.
James did not pull any punches in his criticism of our work.
Being an actor isn’t easy, but I’ve learned to roll with the punches.
This is the American English definition of punch. View British English definition of punch.
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