What does Middleweight mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term Middleweight:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. middleweight(noun)

    an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 165 pounds

  2. middleweight(noun)

    a wrestler who weighs 172-192 pounds

  3. middleweight(noun)

    a professional boxer who weighs between 155 and 160 pounds


  1. middleweight(Noun)

    A weight division in professional boxing between light middleweight or welterweight and super middleweight or cruiserweight; a similar division in wrestling and other sports

  2. middleweight(Noun)

    A boxer who fights in this division; a similar wrestler etc


  1. Middleweight

    Middleweight is a weight class in combat sports.


  1. Middleweight

    Middleweight is a division, or weight class, in boxing. Early boxing history is less than exact, but the middleweight designation seems to have begun in the 1840s. In the bare-knuckle era, the first middleweight championship fight was between Tom Chandler and Dooney Harris in 1897. Chandler won, becoming known as the American middleweight champion. The first middleweight fight with gloves may have been between George Fulljames and Jack Dempsey

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Middleweight in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Middleweight in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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