bare-knuckles
adjective or adverb see bare-knuckle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bare-knuckle — [ber′nuk΄əl] adj., adv. 1. using bare fists rather than boxing gloves [a bare knuckle prizefight, to fight bare knuckle] 2. without refinement, compromise, etc.; rough [a bare knuckle legal battle]: Also …   Universalium

  • bare-knuckle — [ber′nuk΄əl] adj., adv. 1. using bare fists rather than boxing gloves [a bare knuckle prizefight, to fight bare knuckle] 2. without refinement, compromise, etc.; rough [a bare knuckle legal battle]: Also bare knuckled or bare knuckles or occas.… …   English World dictionary

  • Bare-knuckle — means without gloves, bandages or any other protection for and/or dangerous arming (such as a knuckle duster) of the knuckles, a larger part or even the whole hand. It refers specifically to: * Bare knuckle boxing, boxing without boxing gloves *… …   Wikipedia

  • bare-knuckle — also bare knuckled or bare knuckles adjective or adverb Date: 1903 1. not using boxing gloves < champion bare knuckle prizefighter of England Dennis Craig > < when men fought bare knuckle > 2. having a fierce unrelenting character …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Boxing gloves — are gloves that fighters wear or use on their hands to cushion the impact during boxing matches. Their primary use is to protect the knuckles of the fighters. They are also used for protection from injury such as fractures and/or contusions when… …   Wikipedia

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