Definition of cruiserweight in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkruːzəweɪt/


chiefly British
Another term for light heavyweight.
Example sentences
  • I fought as a cruiserweight, and I won the fight by 5th round Knockout.
  • Today, Ali would be a ‘small Heavyweight ‘based on his peak weight and Joe Louis would be a cruiserweight at his best!’
  • Last night in Reading, the powerful cruiserweight demonstrated to all just why many consider him to be the torchbearer for the future of British boxing.

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