(Chiefly of a boxer or jockey) be officially weighed before or after a contest: Mason weighed in at 203 lb
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- No objection was lodged before the jockeys weighed in.
- Tann weighed in for the bout at 230 pounds while Gavern tipped the scales at 223 pounds.
- For example, I only weigh about 200 lb when I weigh in with my clothes on.
An official or regular weighing of something or someone, e.g., of boxers before a fight.
- The day before the fight was the weigh-in he signed another boxing contract without my knowledge.
- How do you feel about the big weight gains some fighters make between weigh-ins and fight time?
- The film shows Ali acting up at the weigh-in for the Liston fight.
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