knuckle duster

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Related to knuckle duster: brass knuckles
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Noun1.knuckle duster - a small metal weaponknuckle duster - a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
weapon, weapon system, arm - any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting; "he was licensed to carry a weapon"
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
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A TEENAGER stabbed outside his school at the age of 16 armed himself with a knuckle duster because he feared further attacks.
A TEENAGER was punched to the floor by attackers thought to be using a knuckle duster before his bicycle was stolen.
The knuckle duster and knives seized from a 15-year-old
A SECURITY guard is on trial for allegedly attacking a motorist with a knuckle duster in an incident of road rage.
The victim was attacked with a knuckle duster and had to have his head glued in hospital, according to a family member.
A MAN found with knuckle duster after he was ejected from a hospital said he used it as a key ring, a court heard yesterday.
Cody, of Haig Place, appeared at Cardiff Magistrates' Court yesterday charged with possession of a knuckle duster in a public place.
A MAN who was on cocaine and wearing a knuckle duster when he threatened a bouncer has been jailed for 12 months.
Hunting had an electric stun gun, disguised as a mobile phone, a knuckle duster and extendable baton, London's Appeal Court heard.
As people studied the photograph, many decided the object was not a knuckle duster, but a bottle opener - but police clarified the issue by saying that many weapons were often disguised to make them look harmless.