HyperDic: welterweight

English > 4 senses of the word welterweight:
NOUNquantitywelterweighta weight of 28 pounds
person welterweightan amateur boxer who weighs no more than 148 pounds
person welterweighta wrestler who weighs 154-172 pounds
person welterweighta professional boxer who weighs between 141 and 147 pounds
welterweight > pronunciation
Soundsweh'lterwey.t
Rhymesabate ... weight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > welterweight: 4 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningA weight of 28 pounds; sometimes imposed as a handicap in a horse race (such as a steeplechase).
Broaderweight unit, weightA unit used to measure weight
Spanishwélter
Catalanwèlter
English > welterweight: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningAn amateur boxer who weighs no more than 148 pounds.
Broaderboxer, pugilistsomeone who fights with his fists for sport
English > welterweight: 4 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA wrestler who weighs 154-172 pounds.
Broaderwrestler, grappler, matmancombatant who tries to throw opponent to the ground
Spanishpeso welter, peso wélter
Catalanpes wèlter
English > welterweight: 4 senses > noun 4, person
MeaningA professional boxer who weighs between 141 and 147 pounds.
Broaderprizefighter, gladiatorA professional boxer
Spanishpeso wélter

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