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fist

 (fĭst)
n.
1. The hand closed tightly with the fingers bent against the palm.
2. Informal A grasp; a clutch: had a fortune in their fists and let it go.
tr.v. fist·ed, fist·ing, fists
1. To clench into a fist.
2. To grasp with the fist.
3. Vulgar To insert the hand into the rectum or vagina of (someone) as a means of sexual stimulation.

[Middle English, from Old English fȳst; see penkwe in Indo-European roots.]

fist

(fɪst)
n
1. a hand with the fingers clenched into the palm, as for hitting
2. Also called: fistful the quantity that can be held in a fist or hand
3. an informal word for hand, index9
vb
(tr) to hit with the fist
[Old English fӯst; related to Old Frisian fest, Old Saxon, Old High German fūst; see five]

fist

(fɪst)

n.
1. the hand closed tightly with the fingers doubled into the palm.
v.t.
3. to clench into a fist.
4. to grasp in the fist.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English fȳst]

fist


Past participle: fisted
Gerund: fisting

Imperative
fist
fist
Present
I fist
you fist
he/she/it fists
we fist
you fist
they fist
Preterite
I fisted
you fisted
he/she/it fisted
we fisted
you fisted
they fisted
Present Continuous
I am fisting
you are fisting
he/she/it is fisting
we are fisting
you are fisting
they are fisting
Present Perfect
I have fisted
you have fisted
he/she/it has fisted
we have fisted
you have fisted
they have fisted
Past Continuous
I was fisting
you were fisting
he/she/it was fisting
we were fisting
you were fisting
they were fisting
Past Perfect
I had fisted
you had fisted
he/she/it had fisted
we had fisted
you had fisted
they had fisted
Future
I will fist
you will fist
he/she/it will fist
we will fist
you will fist
they will fist
Future Perfect
I will have fisted
you will have fisted
he/she/it will have fisted
we will have fisted
you will have fisted
they will have fisted
Future Continuous
I will be fisting
you will be fisting
he/she/it will be fisting
we will be fisting
you will be fisting
they will be fisting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been fisting
you have been fisting
he/she/it has been fisting
we have been fisting
you have been fisting
they have been fisting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been fisting
you will have been fisting
he/she/it will have been fisting
we will have been fisting
you will have been fisting
they will have been fisting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been fisting
you had been fisting
he/she/it had been fisting
we had been fisting
you had been fisting
they had been fisting
Conditional
I would fist
you would fist
he/she/it would fist
we would fist
you would fist
they would fist
Past Conditional
I would have fisted
you would have fisted
he/she/it would have fisted
we would have fisted
you would have fisted
they would have fisted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fist - a hand with the fingers clenched in the palm (as for hitting)fist - a hand with the fingers clenched in the palm (as for hitting)
hand, manus, mitt, paw - the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb; "he had the hands of a surgeon"; "he extended his mitt"
Translations
قَبْضَةقَبْضَة اليَد
puny
pěst
næve
nyrkki
poingfister
šaka
ököl
hnefi
握りこぶし
주먹
pugnus
kumštis
dūre
pest
näve
กำปั้น
nắm đấm

fist

[fɪst]
A. Npuño m
he banged his fist on the tabledio un puñetazo en la mesa
to shake one's fist at sbamenazar con el puño a algn
to make a poor fist of sthhacer algo mal
see also clench
B. CPD fist fight Npelea f a puñetazos

fist

[ˈfɪst] npoing m
to shake one's fist at sb → menacer qn du poing
to rule with an iron fist (= despotically) → gouverner d'une main de fer

fist

nFaust f; to put one’s fists updie Fäuste hochnehmen, in (Box)kampfstellung gehen

fist

[fɪst] npugno
to shake one's fist (at sb) → minacciare (qn) con il pugno

fist

(fist) noun
a tightly closed hand. He shook his fist at me in anger.

fist

قَبْضَة pěst næve Faust γροθιά puño nyrkki poing šaka pugno 握りこぶし 주먹 vuist knyttneve pięść punho кулак näve กำปั้น yumruk nắm đấm 拳头

fist

n. puño;
v.
to make a ___cerrar el ___.

fist

n puño; Make a fist..Cierre el puño.
References in classic literature ?
He ducked forward and down, Ponta's fist just missing the back of his head.
This parson had been a champion in his youth, and had won much honour by his fist, both at school and at the university.
Philip heard discussions about it at the Frau Professor's long table, and at these Professor Erlin lost his wonted calm: he beat the table with his fist, and drowned all opposition with the roar of his fine deep voice.
It was a man's fist, directed by a man so angry and in such haste that the fist had missed the jaw for which it was aimed.
He mounted another step threateningly as if it were his energetic intention to jump down and deal with her; but as she came toward him he evidently thought better of it and stood on the top step of his ladder shaking his fist down at her.
He threw one arm down to protect the stomach, the other arm up to protect the head; but Wolf Larsen's fist drove midway between, on the chest, with a crushing, resounding impact.
Then the woman slipped a rock the size of her fist into the stocking, and, brandishing this ancient and horrible weapon, lumbered into the nearest fray.
With hatred in his eyes, foaming at his mouth, and his fist extended, Mordaunt had advanced one more step, a threatening, terrible step, toward De Winter.
If yer a gentleman, get up," quoth Patsy, his pale blue eyes aflame with wrath, his fist ready for a crushing blow.
With the other chubby fist he rubbed his eyes, which were heavy with sleep and ill humor.
They express the consciousness that you have no enemy to punish, but that you have pain; the consciousness that in spite of all possible Wagenheims you are in complete slavery to your teeth; that if someone wishes it, your teeth will leave off aching, and if he does not, they will go on aching another three months; and that finally if you are still contumacious and still protest, all that is left you for your own gratification is to thrash yourself or beat your wall with your fist as hard as you can, and absolutely nothing more.
why, I buys a gal, and if she's got a young un to be sold, I jest walks up and puts my fist to her face, and says,