from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun plural a small metal weapon, worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand; called also brass knuckles and knuckle duster.

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  • noun Plural form of knuckle.
  • noun brass knuckles
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of knuckle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand


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  • classic, nay legendary!

    April 16, 2009