- The definition of punchy is something forceful or with a strong impact.
An example of punchy is a strong sound made by an instrument that affects audiences.
punchy definition by Webster's New World
punchy definition by American Heritage Dictionary
adjective punch·i·er, punch·i·est
- Characterized by vigor or drive: “He speaks in short, punchy sentences, using plain, populist words that excite” (Washington Post).
- Groggy or dazed from or as if from a punch or series of punches; punch-drunk.
- punchˈi·ly adverb
- punchˈi·ness noun