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punch-drunk

and punchy
mod. unstable; stupid acting; bewildered. (From a term describing a boxer suffering from brain damage.) I feel sort of punch-drunk after a roller coaster ride.

punchy

verb
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Our test model came with the 5300, and in both flat highway driving and on steep mountain roads, we found the 5300 to be the strongest and punchiest V8 we've had the pleasure to test in quite a while.
It's a sad commentary on the state of promotional writing that some of the punchiest examples are by people you never want to hear from -- like Internet sleazoids.
The title of chamber becomes grimly appropriate as the MP's words echo around the room and even the punchiest delivery falls flat.
Reporters for local papers, to satisfy editors no less than thespians, are generally obliged to emulate the sundial, counting only the sunny hours, and must often make their punchiest and, in fact, their most keenly felt criticisms indirectly or by omissions, whereas critics on the nationals are encouraged to strike out in the opposite direction and maintain reputations no less for barbed tongues than for inflexible standards.
Even the e punchiest petrol engine in the line up, the 150PS 1.
By far the punchiest contribution is Mark McKenna's robust and cynical assessment of Howard's misuse of Australians' historic reverence for the Anzac 'Digger'.
And all in the punchiest and wittiest writing style on the market.
The exhilarating ``Cocky'' boasts some of the Kid's punchiest and most outrageous rhymes along with the hottest guitar licks this side of AC/DC.
We're saving the punchiest punchline for the general election: Don't be vague - dump Hague
8-litre model making it one of the punchiest two-litre saloons on the market.
Bundle in the PS3's beefy graphics capability and you definitely have one of the punchiest packages around.
Look closely at the art work, and you'll notice some of the punchiest social commentary and catchiest visual editorials produced in America today.