Notching vs Punching - What's the difference?

notching | punching |


As verbs the difference between notching and punching

is that notching is while punching is .

As nouns the difference between notching and punching

is that notching is a notched mark or pattern while punching is (gerund of punch) an incident in which someone is punched.

notching

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A notched mark or pattern.
  • * 2003 , John Hough, The Last Summer (page 136)
  • She looked up into his face and he into hers, and he saw her light-struck green eyes and the delicate notchings of her crow's feet.

    punching

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Derived terms

    * punching bag

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (gerund of punch) An incident in which someone is punched
  • * {{quote-news, 2009, January 25, Evonne Barry, Booze and the trail of violence, Herald Sun citation
  • , passage=Over the past four years, the rate of "interpersonal" attacks and "penetrating injuries" - such as stabbings, glassings, punchings , beatings - has doubled, he said. }}
  • process of making holes in something