hardcore hands (pl. noun) -- a term describing two hands formed into the rock on
hand symbol. Usually displayed in response to music, or a situation that is just brutal
. The symbol is formed on each hand, sticking the index and pinky fingers into the air, while balling the ring, middle, and thumb fingers into what resembles a small fist in the middle of the hand. Can also be used in the singular sense, as simply "hardcore hand".
After a session of rocking out, Dylan and Vinny threw up hardcore hands as a symbol of their metal dominance.
Holding out your hand with your palm turned upward and your fingers separated and curled slightly, like you are holding a hardcore goblet.
A Day to Remember threw out the Hardcore Hands during a savage breakdown