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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who fights with his fists for sport.

Usage examples (33)
  • According to the OED, a pugilist is one who practices the art of boxing -- a boxer or a fighter.
  • The pugilist boxes his man before he lays him out.
  • Don't know the play of our pugilist system, "Pet,"
  • They recognized a skilled pugilist when they saw one. for more
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