two-fisted
adjective Date: 1774 marked by vigorous often virile energy ; hard-hitting <
two-fisted journalism
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • two-fisted — [to͞o′fis′tid] adj. Informal 1. having, and able to use, both fists ☆ 2. vigorous; virile …   English World dictionary

  • two-fisted — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : virile, vigorous a red blooded, go getting, two fisted American he man Weston La Barre a real two fisted battle training Carl Mann …   Useful english dictionary

  • two-fisted — Very drunk and holding a drink in each hand. She was two fisted at that party, I m surprised she made it home …   Dictionary of american slang

  • two-fisted — Very drunk and holding a drink in each hand. She was two fisted at that party, I m surprised she made it home …   Dictionary of american slang

  • two-fisted — two′ fist′ed adj. 1) ready for or inclined to physical combat 2) strong and vigorous • Etymology: 1765–75, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • two-fisted — /tooh fis tid/, adj. 1. ready for or inclined to physical combat. 2. strong and vigorous. [1765 75, Amer.; TWO + FIST1 + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • two-fisted — /ˈtu fɪstəd/ (say tooh fistuhd) adjective 1. having two fists and able to use them. 2. US Colloquial strong and vigorous …   Australian English dictionary

  • two-fisted — adjective a) using both fists (or figuratively, hands) b) energetic or enthusiastic …   Wiktionary

  • two-fisted — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Informal Indulging in drink to an excessive degree: hard, heavy. See EXCESS …   English dictionary for students

  • two-fisted — adjective N. Amer. informal tough, aggressive, or vigorous …   English new terms dictionary

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