meat hooks

meat hooks
large strong hand (as of a fighter)

wait till I get my hooks on him

Syn: ↑hooks, ↑maulers
Hypernyms: ↑hand, ↑manus, ↑mitt, ↑paw

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hands or fists. Also meat-hooks.
[1835-45 for literal sense]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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