from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A swinging blow directed upward, as to a boxing opponent's chin.
  • transitive v. To hit (another) with or deliver an uppercut.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a swinging blow aimed upwards at the opponent's chin
  • n. a cut shot that sends the ball over the wicket-keeper's head
  • v. To strike with an uppercut

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In pugilism, an upward blow.

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

  • n. a swinging blow directed upward (especially at an opponent's chin)


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