or prize fight
Origin of prizefight
Examples from the Web for prizefighter
She trained for Justine like a prizefighter trains for an opponent, studying her every decision from inside out.
Like a thunderclap the prizefighter broke loose in a turbid stream of profanity.
The prizefighter was hastening towards us as fast as his bulk would allow.Rodney Stone|Arthur Conan Doyle
A prizefighter or waterman used to commence his training with a liberal dose of physic.Boating|W. B. Woodgate
In his haste to reach Los Robles before Yeager the prizefighter had ruined the horse he rode.
Yeager had no intention of letting Pasquale fix the conditions against him as he had against the prizefighter.