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put up ones dukes

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  1. put up ones dukes(Verb)

    To raise one's clenched fists in front of one's body and stand in a threatening or defiant manner, in preparation for a fistfight.

  2. put up ones dukes(Verb)

    To take firm action or to show oneself to be committed to such action, as when competing in a sporting event or other contest.

  3. Origin: Possibly by analogy to a king or other ruler summoning his dukes, and by extension the duke's knights or other soldiers, to battle an enemy. Or possibly Cockney rhyming slang (see duke).

How to say put up ones dukes in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of put up ones dukes in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of put up ones dukes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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