What does fighter mean?

Definitions for fighter
ˈfaɪ tərfight·er

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word fighter.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. combatant, battler, belligerent, fighter, scrappernoun

    someone who fights (or is fighting)

  2. fighter, fighter aircraft, attack aircraftnoun

    a high-speed military or naval airplane designed to destroy enemy aircraft in the air

  3. champion, fighter, hero, paladinnoun

    someone who fights for a cause

GCIDE

  1. Fighternoun

    A boxer; a pugilist.

  2. Fighternoun

    A person with the determination and will to persist through great difficulty to achieve a goal; one with the courage to fight and resist an opponent, and to struggle with all one's powers.

  3. Fighternoun

    (Mil.) A military aircraft designed to seek out and destroy enemy aircraft; it is usually smaller and more maneuvarable than aircraft designed specifically for bombing. However, hybrid fighter-bomber aircraft that perform both functions also are used.

Wiktionary

  1. fighternoun

    A person who fights, a combatant.

  2. fighternoun

    A warrior; fighting soldier.

  3. fighternoun

    A pugnacious, competitive person.

  4. fighternoun

    A class of fixed-wing aircraft whose primary purpose is that of shooting down other aircraft. Some of these (Fighter-Attack or Attack aircraft) also have a secondary purpose of attacking ground targets.

  5. fighternoun

    A boxer or participant in any martial art.

  6. fighternoun

    A game with a focus on physical combat.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Fighternoun

    Warriour; duellist.

    Etymology: from fight.

    I will return again into the house, and desire some conduct of the lady: I am no fighter. William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night.

    O, ’tis the coldest youth upon a charge,
    The most deliberate fighter! John Dryden, All for Love.

Wikipedia

  1. Fighter

    "The Fighter is a song co-written and recorded by New Zealand-born Australian country music singer Keith Urban featuring Carrie Underwood as a duet. It was released on 6 February 2017 as the fifth and final single from Urban's 2016 album, Ripcord. Urban co-wrote and co-produced this song with busbee. The song has entered the record charts of Australia, Canada, the United States, Belgium, and Scotland, where it became Urban's first song to enter the Scottish and Belgian charts.

ChatGPT

  1. fighter

    A fighter is someone or something that shows endurance, courage, or determination, often by combating adversity, opposition, threats, or conflict. This can refer to a person involved in physical combat, such as a soldier or a professional boxer, as well as someone battling a disease, hardships, or advocating for a cause. A fighter can also refer to a type of combat aircraft designed to engage with enemy aircraft. The term underlines a sense of resilience and tenacity in the face of challenges.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fighternoun

    one who fights; a combatant; a warrior

  2. Etymology: [AS. feohtere.]

Wikidata

  1. Fighter

    The fighter is one of the standard playable character classes in the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game. A fighter is a versatile, weapons-oriented warrior who fights using skill, strategy and tactics. Fighter is a generic and broad class; individual fighters have diverse backgrounds and different styles. Bodyguards, adventurers, former soldiers, invading bandit kings, or master swordsmen are all fighters, yet they come from all walks of life and backgrounds and often find themselves on very different alignments, goals, and sides in a conflict. In the 4th edition, Fighters are Martial Defenders. Other martial oriented character classes include the warlord, ranger, and rogue. Other defenders include the paladin.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. fighter

    One who fights; a combatant; a warrior.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'fighter' in Nouns Frequency: #2066

Anagrams for fighter »

  1. freight

  2. refight

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fighter in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fighter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of fighter in a Sentence

  1. Sir. Barron Qasem II:

    When the knife lands you in prison, you're a criminal; when the pen leads you there, you're a fighter.

  2. Chris Smith:

    His condition has not improved since ; he has not regained consciousness, his wife, Yevgenia, said in an e-mail to RFE/RL and other media outlets. Kara-Murza’s father, a prominent journalist, told Russian media Thursday that the situation appears to be more serious than we thought. His lungs are being artificially ventilated, he is connected to 10 devices. Related ImageExpand / ContractKara-Murza,( l.), is an outspoken critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, as was his ally, Boris Nemtsov,( r.). , who was gunned down near the Kremlin in February. ( Reuters) Kara-Murza's father is a journalist with RFE/RL’s Russian Service. The activist's family was stopped short of raising public questions about whether foul play was involved. There is no criminal case so far, none has been opened because he is simply a normal patient who arrived at a Moscow hospital by ambulance. That’s his status, nothing more, his father told a radio station. Our task right now is to bring him to a normal trajectory of recuperation. We ’ll establish the cause [ of the illness ] later. Open Russia was founded by Mikhail Khodorkovsky, an oil oligarch and Kremlin opponent who lives in Switzerland after Mikhail Khodorkovsky was pardoned by Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2013 following 10 years in prison. Open Russia's new documentary accuses Kadyrov, a former rebel fighter who joined forces with the Kremlin in 2000, of participating in murders and torture in the North Caucasus republic. Related ImageExpand / ContractChechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, was accused of torture and murder in the new documentary. ( Reuters) Both the Kremlin and Kadyrov have denied involvement in the killing of Boris Nemtsov, although Kadyrov praised the main suspect in the case, a former Chechen police officer, as a.

  3. Eko Sulistyo:

    If the approach is wrong, it's a fine line between wanting to be part of Indonesia and becoming a freedom fighter.

  4. Ken Matthews:

    He’s a fighter because he fought until he could n’t speak anymore.

  5. Reince Priebus:

    Gov. Larry Hogan is a fighter, and we're confident he will fight this cancer head on.

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