a person on whom another person vents their anger
"he resigned because his boss used him as a punching bag"
punching bag, punch bag, punching ball, punchball(noun)
an inflated ball or bag that is suspended and punched for training in boxing
A device, consisting of a tough cloth bag over sand or other material, used to practice punching.
A person serving as an object of abuse.
A punching bag (or, British English, punchbag) is a sturdy bag designed to be repeatedly punched. A punching bag is usually cylindrical, and filled with various materials of corresponding hardness.
A punching bag is a sturdy bag designed to be repeatedly punched. A punching bag is usually cylindrical, and filled with various materials of corresponding hardness.
The numerical value of punching bag in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of punching bag in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of punching bag in a Sentence
Kansans and their health care providers are not Mr. Brownback's punching bag and we will fight back.
I don't think the President's just going to sit there and be a punching bag for the next year or two for these characters.
Serbia will not allow itself to be blackmailed, humiliated or disrespected by anyone, serbia will never be anyone's punching bag.
There has been nothing like this ever, for the Muslim community to be regularly the punching bag of the president of the United States.
I will not be a punching bag as part of anyone's defense strategy, i am not a villain of this story and I will not allow others to try to depict me that way.
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Translations for punching bag
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- баксёрская грушаBelarusian
- боксов чувалBulgarian
- sac de boxaCatalan, Valencian
- boxovací pytelCzech
- Sandsack, BoxsackGerman
- σάκος πυγμαχίαςGreek
- saco de boxeoSpanish
- boxeo zakuaBasque
- souffre-douleur, sac de boxe, sac de frappeFrench
- punching bag, punching ballItalian
- worek treningowy, worek bokserskiPolish
- saco de boxe, saco de pancadaPortuguese
- sac de boxRomanian
- ма́льчик для битья́, гру́ша, боксёрский мешок, боксёрская грушаRussian
- vreća za udaranje, боксерски џак, врећа за ударање, bokserski džak, bokserski vreća, боксерски врећаSerbo-Croatian
- boxovacie vreceSlovak
- boks vrečaSlovene
- boks torbasıTurkmen
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