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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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The bout was even going into the third round, but it was Marshall who dug deeper and scored with stiff left jabs that forced Hall back to the ropes and then repeated two-fisted attacks that earned him a majority points decision as well as Best Junior boxer award.
The group's first collection of all-new material since 2002 provides everything a fan would expect, including traditional styles ("Chuco's Cumbia"), David Hidalgo's tender ballads ("Little Things"), and bluesy, two-fisted rave-ups ("Two Dogs and a Bone").
Jolie would play two-fisted railroad exec Dagny Taggart, while Pitt would take the role of John Galt, mysterious messiah of a dystopic world.
The fourth installment was a two-FISTed comic (our editor prefers "graphic article) in the last issue.
After Adam Johnson had forced a two-fisted save from Brad Friedel after just 45 seconds with a 15-yard drive, Rovers exerted a degree of pressure that bore fruit in the 11 th minute via a solo moment of magic from Craig Bellamy.
Broads Don't Scare Easy is one of the many books by Hank Janson now being reintroduced to a new generation with two-fisted stories from the 1940-50's era.
A right to the side of the head sent Bugaj sprawling and, as the Welshman followed up with a two-fisted barrage, a left to the body had the Pole wincing in pain.
Heidar Helguson gave Iceland a fifth-minute lead with a freak goal when Japan goalkeeper Seigo Narasaki's two-fisted clearance from a Thordur Gudjonsson free-kick went in off the side of his face.
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.
An irreverent poke at religions comes in the form of the bizarrely-named The Reverend Obadiah Steppenwolfe III, a true two-fisted Tennessee trailer-trash TV evangelist, whatever that might mean.
There I pummeled heaven with the iron Blows of my prayers--the raging two-fisted madness of Jacob.
Whether you're one-breasted, no-breasted, or two-breasted, this is a two-fisted fight," Bella Abzug says in this stylish, fast-paced documentary exploring the environmental links to breast cancer.
With his original pianist John "Mad Hatter" Spruill providing strong two-fisted montunos and skillful jazz flavors, there's a homespun looseness with an innate cohesion that comes with musical maturity.
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.