Meaning of PUNCH in English

PUNCH

I. Punch 1 BrE AmE

1 . Mr Punch the main character in a ↑ Punch and Judy show

2 . as pleased as Punch old-fashioned very happy:

He’s as pleased as Punch about the baby.

II. Punch 2 BrE AmE trademark

a British weekly magazine which was started in 1841 and continued to be published until 2002. It is known especially for its humorous articles and ↑ cartoon s .

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.