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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Making the motions of attack and defense with the fists and arms; An argument in which the participants are trying to gain some advantage.

Usage examples (32)
  • They begin sparring to work out who's the toughest guy on theblock.
  • "The sparring is kind of special," says Mazzilli, Torre's bench coach.
  • The kyorugi is often called sparring and is a match between two competitors.
  • This happens often in sparring and can hurt like the dickens when knees or shins meet. for more
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