Fist \Fist\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fisted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fisting}.] 1. To strike with the fist. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

2. To gripe with the fist. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • -fisted — combining form having (such or so many) fists < two fisted > < tightfisted > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fisted — fist ► NOUN ▪ a person s hand when the fingers are bent in towards the palm and held there tightly. ● make a fist of Cf. ↑make a fist of DERIVATIVES fisted adjective fistful noun. ORIGIN Old English …   English terms dictionary

  • fisted — adjective (in combination) Having some specific type of fist …   Wiktionary

  • fisted — sifted …   Anagrams dictionary

  • fisted — fist·ed …   English syllables

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  • Two-Fisted Tales — Supercbbox| title=Two Fisted Tales caption=Cover illustration by Harvey Kurtzman schedule=Bi monthly format=Anthology publisher=EC Comics date=November/December 1950 February 1955 issues=24 main char team= writers= artists= pencillers= inkers=… …   Wikipedia

  • tight-fisted — adj mean, stingy, miserly, niggardly, penny pinching, sparing, grasping FORMAL parsimonious COLLOQ. mingy, tight ≠ generous, charitable * * * ▶ adjective (informal) MEAN, miserly, parsimonious, niggardly, close fisted, penny pinching, cheese par …   Useful english dictionary

  • hard-fisted — {adj.} 1. Able to do hard physical labor; strong. * /Jack s uncle was a hard fisted truck driver with muscles of steel./ 2. Not gentle or easy going; tough; stern. * /The new teacher was a hard fisted woman who would allow no nonsense./ 3. Stingy …   Dictionary of American idioms

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