- a person who participates in a bullfight, especially a matador.
Origin of bullfighter
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Examples from the Web for bullfighter
Hence never would be waked in him the ambition to become a bullfighter.
He was big, broad-shouldered, fair-haired and as smooth-shaven as any bullfighter.
My words apply to him as much as they do to any bullfighter.
Down there before her the bullfighter was fighting a championship fight.Nan Sherwood on the Mexican Border
Annie Roe Carr
Jacinto Quesada, he of the heart of fire and the great gusto, might become a bullfighter.