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Related to pull punches: cut some slack, rolls with the punches
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Writer and activist Jane Jacobs did not pull punches.
Australian weathermen didn't pull punches when explaining the cause of the staggering heat.
HLiam Gallagher isn't one to pull punches, even if he's letting the music do most of the talking.
Major league disappointment," said coach Keith Woods, never one to pull punches.
David, a hit in last year's I'm A Celebrity, doesn't pull punches as he reveals exactly what he thinks of the celebs and how they are performing on the show.
The movie doesn't pull punches about Elliot's homosexuality; nor does it dwell upon it.