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battler

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Definition of battler in English:

noun

1A person who battles or fights.
Example sentences
  • But the credence of his claims was reinforced by the fact that the Brockton-born battler was smaller in stature than most he fought.
  • ‘She's a battler and a fighter and she never gives in,’ said her son, Geoffrey.
  • They're a bunch of battlers and defending is a priority.
1.1chiefly Australian /NZ A person who refuses to admit defeat in the face of difficulty.
Example sentences
  • But so what - we have been able to cause upsets in the past few years with the same battlers we have now and the same coach.
  • I've always said that if you need to raise money then you go where the battlers live - they always dig deep,’ he said.
  • At first it was a bunch of the usual suspects - passionate battlers with plenty of experience, as was shown in the ‘warm up’ round where everyone appeared to know what they were doing.

Words that rhyme with battler

prattler, rattler, tattler

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