Examples from the Web for welterweight
Buzz Bissinger writes a four-page sentence that ruins a requiem for welterweight Barney Ross.
Hey, and don't forget there's the welterweight fight between Murdoch's New York Post and Mort Zuckerman's Daily News.
My brother said the welterweight got what was coming to him because he hadn't intelligence enough to stay where he belonged.What Will People Say?|Rupert Hughes
As a Welterweight, Milt had learned to depend on speed and quick hands.Vital Ingredient|Gerald Vance
British Dictionary definitions for welterweight
- a professional boxer weighing 140–147 pounds (63.5–66.5 kg)
- an amateur boxer weighing 63.5–67 kg (140–148 pounds)
- (as modifier)a great welterweight era