Punch may refer to:
- Punch (combat), a strike made using the hand closed into a fist
- Punch (drink), a general term for various mixed drinks, often containing fruit, fruit juice, and/or alcohol
- Mr. Punch, the principal puppet character in the traditional Punch and Judy puppet show.
- Mr. Punch, a fictional character in The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr. Punch graphic novel by Neil Gaiman
- Dodona (genus), a group of metalmark butterflies commonly known as the Punches, in particular
- Dodona eugenes, a Dodona commonly known as the Punch
Other articles related to "punch":
... It is frequently used to punch holes in sheet metal in one operation, rather than by cutting the hole or drilling ... If used as a punch, the tool itself consists of a punch and a matching die, into which it very closely fits ... The material is introduced between the punch and die, and the machine operated ...
... Punch (tool), a tool used to drive objects such as nails, to pierce workpieces, or to form an impression of the tip on a workpiece Punch (numismatics), an intermediate used in the process of manufacturing coins ...
... Short straight-punch in shadow-boxing Short straight-punch in clinch Short straight-punch in counterpunch ...
... A liver shot is a punch, kick, or knee strike to the right side of the ribcage that damages the liver ... A liver punch is usually made with the left hand, or the left hook in infighting, or the regular short body hook, in a short and quick manner ... The punch shocks the liver, the largest gland organ, and a center of blood circulation, and causes the victim to lose focus and drive, if not to lose consciousness outright, and can cause a breathless ...
... boxer Paul Malignaggi, who portrayed Little Mac in the commercial for the Wii version of Punch-Out!!, hinted that he is Italian-American ... In the initial stages of development, Mac had been called Peter Punch, but the name was subsequently changed by the time of the game's debut ... move is a powerful jumping uppercut called the "Star Punch", taught to him by his trainer Doc Louis ...
Famous quotes containing the word punch:
“Lilly Dillon: Howd you get that punch in the stomach, Roy?
Roy Dillon: I tripped on a chair.
Lilly Dillon: Get off the grift, Roy.
Roy Dillon: Why?
Lilly Dillon: You havent got the stomach for it.”
—Donald E. Westlake (b. 1933)
“I never had anybody but you ... not a real husband ... not even a man.... Its a bad joke without a punch line.”
—Stanley Kubrick (b. 1928)
“Now youre not gonna have a country that can make these kinds of rules work, if you havent got men that have learned to tell human rights from a punch in the nose.”
—Sidney Buchman (19021975)