- a short swinging upward blow with the fist delivered at an opponent's chin
- to hit (an opponent) with an uppercut
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
up•per•cut /ˈʌpɚˌkʌt/USA pronunciation n., v., -cut, -cut•ting.
n. [countable] Sporta swinging blow directed upward, as to an opponent's chin.
v. [~ + object] Sportto strike (an opponent) with an uppercut.
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uppercut /ˈʌpəˌkʌt/ n
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