Definitions for knuckles

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brass knucks, knucks, brass knuckles, knuckles, knuckle duster(noun)

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


  1. Knuckles(ProperNoun)

    A nickname for a man employed for his fistfighting skill.

  2. Origin: From knuckles


  1. Knuckles

    Knuckles is a drummer.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Francis M. Faber Jr.:

    Hayward Christian Beach was heard to inquire; "How many knuckles appear on a 'knucklehead'?

  2. Benjamin Franklin:

    They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason she will rap you on the knuckles.

  3. A. E. Housman:

    Who made the world I cannot tell 'Tis made, and here am I in hell. My hand, though now my knuckles bleed, I never soiled with such a deed.

  4. Yank Barry:

    Evander, SAY SOMETHING! As the world knows that I helped a huge drug dealer in Canada bilk the government over $1 M who went on to import 22 TONS of hashish into Canada, and the rest too, my own bookkeeper, if he’s even needed now, though the State will take my background, properly present it as a ‘5-ton brass-knuckles’ and smash your chipmunk face clean in on this goddamn planet and I fucking OWN you financially so YOU better start singing for ME: WE GO DOWN TOGETHER!

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