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boxer

See also: Boxer and bóxer

English

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Two boxers (fighters) in a boxing match.
A boxer (breed of dog).

Etymology

box +‎ -er

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Noun

boxer (plural boxers)

  1. A participant (fighter) in a boxing match.
    You can tell she's a boxer by looking at her nose.
  2. A breed of stocky, medium-sized, short-haired dog with a square-jawed muzzle.
  3. A type of internal combustion engine in which cylinders are arranged in two banks on either side of a single crankshaft.
  4. The person running a game of two-up.
  5. One who packs boxes.

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Czech

Noun

boxer m

  1. boxer (participant in a boxing match)

French

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

Noun

boxer m (plural boxers)

  1. boxer (dog)
  2. boxer shorts, boxers
  3. boxer (engine)

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boxer

  1. to box
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Italian

Noun

boxer m (invariable)

  1. boxer shorts

Jèrriais

Etymology

From English box +‎ -er.

Verb

boxer

  1. to box

Portuguese

Noun

boxer m (plural boxers)

  1. boxer (breed of dog)