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Synonyms for boxing



Synonyms for boxing

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It was the dead of night when Maguire first took us to his house; it was at the Imperial Boxing Club we met him; and you meet queer fish at the Imperial Boxing Club.
But let us consider this further point: Is not he who can best strike a blow in a boxing match or in any kind of fighting best able to ward off a blow?
From this standpoint the drama may be said to have begun when the front doors of the house with the stable opened on the garden with the monkey tree, and a young girl came out with bread to feed the birds on the afternoon of Boxing Day.
This matter then, which put an end to the debate mentioned in the last chapter, was no other than a quarrel between Master Blifil and Tom Jones, the consequence of which had been a bloody nose to the former; for though Master Blifil, notwithstanding he was the younger, was in size above the other's match, yet Tom was much his superior at the noble art of boxing.
I have put in this chapter on fighting of malice prepense, partly because I want to give you a true picture of what everyday school life was in my time, and not a kid-glove and go-to- meeting-coat picture, and partly because of the cant and twaddle that's talked of boxing and fighting with fists nowadays.
Boxing, rat-hunting, the fives court, and four-in- hand driving were then the fashion of our British aristocracy; and he was an adept in all these noble sciences.
The Reverend Septimus Crisparkle (Septimus, because six little brother Crisparkles before him went out, one by one, as they were born, like six weak little rushlights, as they were lighted), having broken the thin morning ice near Cloisterham Weir with his amiable head, much to the invigoration of his frame, was now assisting his circulation by boxing at a looking-glass with great science and prowess.
Automatic Cutting & Boxing Machinery, 9 Devoe St.
She lays down the law in the courtroom and in the boxing ring
The monumental move has raised a question for Los Angeles' small, but devoted core of boxing fans: What will become of Forum Boxing?
com) announced today that it has commenced new international boxing ratings as compiled by Steve Farhood for all seventeen professional boxing weight divisions.
Boxing promoter Don King had been bugging Jay Larkin of Showtime about televising a bout featuring Christy Martin, a promising woman fighter he thought he could sell to the public.
SRL Boxing), a boxing promotional company, and announced its strategic partnership with ESPN, the worldwide leader in sports television, at the ESPN Zone in New York City.
Acclaim Sports, a division of Acclaim Entertainment (NASDAQ:AKLM), a worldwide interactive entertainment company, today announced that HBO Boxing for the PlayStation(R) game console will ship to retail outlets nationwide on Tuesday, November 21st.
the industry's largest distributor of boxing equipment as well as a leading manufacturer and promoter of the sport.