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English definition of “punch-drunk”

punch-drunk

adjective (INJURED)    /ˈpʌntʃ.drʌŋk/
describes a boxer who behaves in a way that suggests his brain has been damaged as a result of being hit repeatedly on the headBoxingDisorders of muscles and the nervous system
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