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Words nearby featherweight
Example sentences from the Web for featherweight
This featherweight tablet comes with a stand that can prop the screen up into laptop mode, lower it into a 15-degree angle for studio mode, and kick the stand out for a freestanding tablet.Best Android tablet: Find the right device for you|Eric Alt|December 17, 2020|Popular Science
These featherweight savory gruyere-laced pastries are ubiquitous in Burgundy.
Kitamura, a featherweight at most, might seem a awkward messenger for the material.
"I had no idea Americans were so romantic," said Lady Sellingworth, with just a touch of featherweight malice.December Love|Robert Hichens
She seemed only a featherweight when the bewildered doctor helped her to alight—an undoubted sprite and creature of romance.The Doctor's Family|Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
I am not as strong as I once was so I bought a featherweight one.The Modern Pistol and How to Shoot It|Walter Winans
Fancy that little featherweight saying, "O khansamah jee" to my bloodthirsty Mir Khan!The Story of the Gadsby|Rudyard Kipling
He held out his arm, but grew tired long before they reached his trap: Dane was no featherweight, and he leaned upon him heavily.The League of the Leopard|Harold Bindloss
British Dictionary definitions for featherweight
- something very light or of little importance
- (as modifier)featherweight considerations
- a professional boxer weighing 118–126 pounds (53.5–57 kg)
- an amateur boxer weighing 54–57 kg (119–126 pounds)
- (as modifier)the featherweight challenger