Sentence example with the word 'featherweight'


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Definition n. an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 126 pounds

Last update: June 17, 2015


It seemed a featherweight to me now.   [Please select]


Billee was no featherweight, though he was as active as need be, in spite of his bulk.   [Please select]


"What a featherweight you are."   [Please select]


At times, he turned his eyes sharply upon them to observe the effect of the slightest featherweight in his favour; and when the points against him were stated with terrible distinctness, looked towards his counsel, in mute appeal that he would, even then, urge something in his behalf.   [Please select]

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