brass knuckles definition

  • noun-plural:
    • A metal chain or a couple of bands attached with a bar which can be fitted on the hands to boost the impact of a blow with the fist.
  • noun:
    • A weapon consisting of a metal support for the clenched fist, with little finger holes molded in.
    • a tiny steel tool; worn on the knuckles from the straight back of the hand

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