Definitions for pugilistˈpyu dʒə lɪst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boxer, pugilist(noun)

    someone who fights with his fists for sport


  1. pugilist(Noun)

    One who fights with his fists; especially a professional prize fighter; a boxer.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pugilist(noun)

    one who fights with his fists; esp., a professional prize fighter; a boxer

  2. Origin: [L. pugil.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    A close-fisted party who is often roped in but never gives up till he's out.

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