fist bump

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fist bump

1. noun The act of touching the knuckle side of one's clenched fist with someone else's, either as a greeting or in a cheerful or celebratory manner. Also known as a "pound." He was so excited by the team's overtime win that he gave everyone fist bumps as we left the stadium.
2. verb To touch one's clenched fist with someone else's in such a manner. He was so excited by the team's overtime win that he was fist bumping everyone as we left the stadium.
See also: bump, fist
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In the video streamof the Presidential Communications Office, Zalameda was seen doing a fist bump, a gesture associated with Duterte.
IT began with a sense of dread and ended with a fist bump as Shane Lowry lit up Royal Portrush with his best ever opening round at a major.
I have nothing to say, idol), ' the internet sensation answered, giving Manzano a fist bump.
Liverpool Crown Court heard Elmarghani, 38, originally from Libya, said 'that's fine" and offered Reilly a fist bump, which the 41-year-old reciprocated.
We said we were fine, so he left us with a fist bump."
In a statement given to the police, their mother Irene Trigg said they exchanged a fist bump as they were arrested and made a comment about "going down together".
The study found that nearly twice as many bacteria were transferred during a handshake compared to a high-five and significantly fewer bacteria were transmitted during a fist bump.
Fist bump." after which they gave a fist bump towards the camera.
The spread of infectious diseases is lower with a fist bump because it is faster than shaking hands and there is less surface area exposed, meaning there is less chance for bacteria to spread from person to person.
In a photo shared by Pimentel with reporters, Duterte can be seen raising the hand of the lawmaker while extending a fist bump, a signature pose of the President's Partido Demokratiko Pilipino - Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) party.
As 'Iron Fist' actor Finn Jones interacted with Filipino fans last weekend, one lucky fan got a fist bump from him on stage.
A WARNING was sent to parents after a "tanned man" parked outside a Wirral school asked pupils for a fist bump and a kiss.
Meanwhile, another celebrity volleyball player, Gretchen Ho, found amusement in the video, commenting only in laughter and a fist bump emoji, to which Wurtzbach replied with the monkey emoji covering its eyes to indicate embarrassment.