or prize fight
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Origin of prizefight
OTHER WORDS FROM prizefightprizefighter, nounprizefighting, noun
Example sentences from the Web for prizefight
We no longer have prizefights where people batter each other to death.Humans Have Gotten Nicer and Better at Making War - Issue 94: Evolving|Steve Paulson|January 6, 2021|Nautilus
She trained for Justine like a prizefighter trains for an opponent, studying her every decision from inside out.
There the housekeeper selected a driver, a burly man who looked as if he might have been an ex-prizefighter.Ghost Beyond the Gate|Mildred A. Wirt
I raised my arms over my head like a prizefighter and made my exit from Social Studies and began the perp-walk to the office.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
Peggy scowled and doubled up her fists, thinking of a picture of a prizefighter that she had once seen.Three Margarets|Laura E. Richards
He was a well-known prizefighter that young Sales Wilson had picked up and brought down to teach the boys.Somehow Good|William de Morgan
We rarely find an artist who takes much interest in jurisprudence, or a prizefighter who is an acute metaphysician.On the Genesis of Species|St. George Mivart