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punchbag

a suspended stuffed bag that is punched for exercise, esp boxing training
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Inside the cab, he said the two detectives turned his face and head into a punching bag, 'and in fact, at a point I did not know whether I was alive.
And, ultimately, he said, 'I'm not going to be a punching bag anymore,' which he had been when he said, 'I'll take a bullet'".
'The President cannot be turned into a punching bag. If you make him a punching bag, our President would answer.
A Saudi women fitness centre has been shut down because a so-called 'indecent' video showing a woman kicking and punching a punching bag at the gym of the centre went viral.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 4 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer Ajay Jadeja had had his issues with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in the past, but this time he has come in defense of the board, saying that the cricket governing body has become a punching bag for everyone in the last few years.
As Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Tim Kaine once put it, the Jewish state is the "perennial punching bag" at the U.N., which "hold[s] Israel to a standard that's different than other nations."
Schenectady, NY, August 25, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Robert Manasier of In Focus Brands today announced that Mechelle Smith of MW Taekwondo has been chosen to be part of the testing of all new products from Aqua Punching Bag.
She may need to use you as an emotional punching bag, especially if she's tired or overwhelmed.
I'm nobody's punching bag -- a punching bag don't punch back.
EVEN IF YOU KEEP THE RBD FROM BECOMING A PUNCHING BAG, IT CAN STILL BE DAMAGED IF YOU DON'T USE ITS LENS CAP.
Alex's father is seen advising him to stand up to the other kids to prove he's not a punching bag, as if that were a prerequisite for being treated like a human being.