prize fighter


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prize fighter

n (Am) → pugile m professionista
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I had the muscles of a prize fighter and nerves of steel.
The bartender was a big, husky fellow, with the jaw of a prize fighter, and a three weeks' stubble of hair upon it.
It was the same with the gambling-house keeper and the poolroom man, and the same with any other man or woman who had a means of getting "graft," and was willing to pay over a share of it: the green-goods man and the highwayman, the pickpocket and the sneak thief, and the receiver of stolen goods, the seller of adulterated milk, of stale fruit and diseased meat, the proprietor of unsanitary tenements, the fake doctor and the usurer, the beggar and the "pushcart man," the prize fighter and the professional slugger, the race-track "tout," the procurer, the white-slave agent, and the expert seducer of young girls.
I'm not aristocratic, but I do object to being seen with a person who looks like a young prize fighter," observed Jo severely.
It was not long before I had complete every series issued by every cigarette manufacturer--such as the Great Race Horses, Parisian Beauties, Women of All Nations, Flags of All Nations, Noted Actors, Champion Prize Fighters, etc.
* Channel your inner prize fighter. You can learn a lot from boxers.
Prize Fighter clearly thrives on his racing here and is more than capable of showing more urgency at the boxes than he has in the opening rounds.
But the best scrolling shoot-'em-ups (or 'shmups' if you're an Amiga-worshipping 40-year-old) are more like elaborate mazes than straight blasterthons, forcing you to bob and weave through slews of incoming missiles like a prize fighter.
And just like the Reds avenged their Capital One Cup final defeat by City with a comprehensive crushing at Anfield last week, Mathews aims to avenge a three round Prize Fighter defeat by Flanagan backin 2012.
Like an exhausted prize fighter, Auntie Beeb threw in the towel yesterday - saying they wouldn't be held to ransom to keep the series.
Supported by the Dubai Sports Council (DSC) with sponsorship from Tampa Middle East, Grosvenor House, Zengo Restaurant, Prize Fighter, Amika Dubai, Amazing Thailand, Bong event management and Rely BTL Production and Services, the fourth round of the series is scheduled for the middle of May with Morocco's Badr Hari lined up against Catalin Morosanu.
Both De la Hoya, a former popular prize fighter himself and Hershman were obviously excited with the prospect of marketing and earning more with Alvarez.