Put up your dukes...
Posted by S. Ryan on June 09, 2003
Any ideas on the origin of "put up yer dukes," when advising someone to prepare to defend himself?
- Put up your dukes... Bob 06/09/03
- Put up your dukes... James Briggs
- One more theory ESC 06/09/03
See also - the meaning an dorigin of 'Put up your dukes'.