Definition of Prizefighter

1. Noun. A professional boxer.




Definition of Prizefighter

1. Noun. A professional boxer. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Prizefighter

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prizefighter

privy(p)
privy council
privy councils
privy purse
privy seal
prix fixe
prizable
prize
prize-taking
prize-winning
prize money
prize ring
prize winner
prized
prizefight
prizefighter (current term)
prizefighters
prizefighting
prizefightings
prizefights
prizeless
prizelike
prizeman
prizemen
prizemoney
prizer
prizers
prizes
prizewinner
prizewinners

Literary usage of Prizefighter

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1. Old Sporting Prints by Ralph Nevill (1908)
"James Belcher The prizefighter of Bristol, after Allingham, by E. Clint, ... Daniel Mendoza A prizefighter, by Gillray. Dutch Sam A prizefighter, ..."

2. Darkness and Daylight; Or, Lights and Shadows of New York Life: A Woman's by Helen Campbell, Thomas Wallace Knox, Thomas Byrnes (1892)
"... McAuley —The Story of His Life Told by Himself —Born in a New York Slum — A Loafer by Day and a River Thief by Night — prizefighter, Drunkard, Blackleg, ..."

3. Darkness and Daylight; Or, Lights and Shadows of New York Life: A Woman's by Helen Campbell, Thomas Wallace Knox, Thomas Byrnes (1892)
"... Jerry McAuley — The Story of His Life Told by Himself — Born in a New York Slum — A Loafer by Day and a River Thief by Night — prizefighter, Drunkard, ..."

4. A Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and ...by Thomas Sheridan by Thomas Sheridan (1790)
"prizefighter, prl'ze-flt-ur.-f. One that fights publickly for a reward. PROBABILITY, prob-a-bil'-it-ff Likelihood, appearance of truth, evidence anfing from ..."

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