Synonyms of middleweight


1. middleweight, boxer, pugilist

usage: an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 165 pounds

2. middleweight, wrestler, grappler, matman

usage: a wrestler who weighs 172-192 pounds

3. middleweight, prizefighter, gladiator

usage: a professional boxer who weighs between 155 and 160 pounds

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Definition and meaning of middleweight (Dictionary)