uppercut

See also: upper cut

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

upper +‎ cut

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʌt

NounEdit

 
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uppercut (plural uppercuts)

  1. (boxing) A swinging blow aimed upwards at the opponent's chin.
  2. (cricket) A cut shot that sends the ball over the wicket-keeper's head.

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VerbEdit

uppercut (third-person singular simple present uppercuts, present participle uppercutting, simple past and past participle uppercut)

  1. To strike with an uppercut

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English uppercut.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: up‧per‧cut

NounEdit

uppercut m (plural uppercuts, diminutive uppercutje n)

  1. (boxing, martial arts) uppercut
    Synonym: opstoot

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /œ.pɛʁ.kœt/, /y.pɛʁ.kyt/
  • (file)

NounEdit

uppercut m (plural uppercuts)

  1. uppercut

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English.

NounEdit

uppercut m (invariable)

  1. uppercut
    Synonym: montante