white-knuckled
adjective see white-knuckle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • white-knuckled — adj if you have white knuckled hands, your hands are held tightly in a ↑fist because you are anxious or afraid …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • white-knuckled — white knuck|led [ ,waıt nʌkld, ,hwaıt nʌkld ] adjective having white KNUCKLES (=bones at the bottom of your fingers) because you are holding something very tightly, especially because you are frightened …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • white-knuckled — adjective see white knuckle …   Useful english dictionary

  • white-knuckled — adjective anxious or afraid …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • White Knuckled Substance — Infobox Album | Name = White Knuckled Substance Type = Album Artist = Vendetta Red Released = October 30 2001 Recorded = 2000 at Studio Litho Bob Lang Studio, Seattle WA Genre = Punk rock Length = 34:37 Label = Loveless Records Producer = Matt… …   Wikipedia

  • white-knuckle — /waɪt ˈnʌkəl/ (say wuyt nukuhl) adjective 1. arousing extreme fear, anxiety or panic: that was a white knuckle trip in the car. –phrase (white knuckled, white knuckling) 2. white knuckle it, Chiefly US to endure courageously, especially drug… …   Australian English dictionary

  • white-knuckle — also white knuckled adjective Date: 1974 marked by, causing, or experiencing tense nervousness < a white knuckle ride on a roller coaster > < a white knuckle passenger > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • white-knuckle — /hwuyt nuk euhl, wuyt /, adj. Informal. 1. causing fear, apprehension, or panic: The plane made a white knuckle approach to the fogged in airport. 2. experiencing fear, terror, or apprehension: The white knuckle crowd loved that director s newest …   Universalium

  • white-knuckle — ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ adjective also white knuckled ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ : marked by, causing, or experiencing tense nervousness a white knuckle ride on a roller coaster a white knuckle passenger …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cut Your Noose EP — EP by Vendetta Red Released 2002 Recorded ? Genre Emo, p …   Wikipedia

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