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two-fisted

Fig. [of a male] aggressive and feisty. Perry is a real, two-fisted cowboy, always ready for a fight or a drunken brawl.
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Hare was well in command, although wary of Williams' occasional two-fisted advances.
Referee Ian John-Lewis counted Hersisia out after two minutes of the fourth round when Harrison unleashed a venomous two-fisted assault.
Agassi,bludgeoning his two-fisted backhand, swept through the first set in 35 minutes and was clearly relishing being back on the red clay on which he completed his collection of Grand Slams in 1999.
There I pummeled heaven with the iron Blows of my prayers--the raging two-fisted madness of Jacob.
Combining the off-key lilt of Sam Fuller's two-fisted hyperbole with Jean-Luc Godard's cartoon nihilism, penchant for enigmas, and delight in entropy for its own sake, these pictures are saturated in the squalid and the ridiculous.
In the '30s and '40s--when all Hollywood priests were two-fisted Irishmen--Spencer Tracy, Pat O'Brien, and Bing Crosby portrayed the original "men in black" as tough but gentle clerics whose piety was matched with ample measures of guts and grace.
The Louisiana bayou backdrop is effective and Statham is suitably stoical as the two-fisted hero who takes on a small town and its crystal meth business.
His fight with Ricky Goddard (Heart of England) looked in the balance going after two rounds - and Khan answered the bell for the last with a big two-fisted attack.
Marshall charged at his opponent and scored with repeated two-fisted attacks that had his army of fans on their feet, though Hall fought back well.
Galaxy Press has reprinted four inexpensive anthologies of classic pulp tales of two-fisted action by legendarily popular writer (and Scientology religion founder) L.
Pop open a beer and point your browser to Two-Fisted Birdwatcher, a website that uses a lifelong interest in all things avian as a springboard to riff on life in general.
Borg: Brilliant two-fisted backhand and a precision forehand.
An absolutely heavenly scent spilled forth: freshly roasted coffee beans, just begging to be ground, brewed and sipped from a two-fisted mug.
An explosion of power and more two-fisted action rocketed him six points clear of Kindelan at final bell
Winners of all varieties were flying from her racket ( big forehands, two-fisted backhands and top-spin lobs of which Justine Henin would have been proud.