from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. Without gloves: boxers fighting bare-knuckle.
- adj. Wearing no gloves: an undefeated bare-knuckle champion.
- adj. Slang Of a fiercely implacable character: the bare-knuckle world of commercial real estate.
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- adj. characterized by disorderly action and disregard for rules
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