Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 15:11

prizefighting

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See prizefight. Originally Prize Playing, with play referring to sparring – a practice fight – rather than to a life-or-death fight.

NounEdit

prizefighting (uncountable)

  1. (sports) Professional boxing, in which two fighters compete for a prize.

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