Dictionary source: Spanish English Learner's Dictionary
Spanish to English translation of puño (n.) = fist ; hilt ; cuff. Ex: On several occasions he was witness to the sights and sounds of Balzac's emotionalism, including tantrum-pitched screaming, banging fists on desks, and slamming doors. Ex: Many of the earlier swords and daggers had a narrow tang to which a hilt was rivetted. Ex: Mittens are much warmer than gloves, and make sure they are waterproof and have a good cuff to keep out the snow. ---- * agitar los puños en el aire = wave + Posesivo + fists in the air. * apretar el puño = clench + Posesivo + fist. * con el corazón en un puño = on tenterhooks. * de puño largo = long-handed ; long-handled. * de puño y letra = in black and white ; in handwriting. * puño cerrado = clenched fist. * puño de hierro = iron fist ; iron hand. * tener a Alguien metido en un puño = have + Nombre + under + Posesivo + thumb.