meat-hooks

meat hooks

noun Slang.
hands or fists.
Also, meat-hooks.


Origin:
1835–45 for literal sense

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meat hooks

noun
large strong hand (as of a fighter); "wait till I get my hooks on him" [syn: hooks
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