Share this entry

Patterson, Floyd Syllabification: Pat·ter·son, Floyd
Pronunciation: /ˈpatərsən/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of Patterson, Floyd in English:

(1935–2006), US boxer. An Olympic middleweight champion 1952, he was also the world heavyweight champion 1956–59, 1960–62, becoming the first heavyweight to regain the title.

Definition of Patterson, Floyd in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day haughty
Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
adjective
arrogantly superior and disdainful