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Definition 1: fighting with the fists - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for boxing in the sense of this definition

(boxing is a kind of ...) a sport that necessarily involves body contact between opposing players

(... is a kind of boxing ) a boxing or wrestling match

"the fight was on television last night"

(... is a kind of boxing ) boxing for money

(... is a kind of boxing ) boxing at close quarters

(... is a kind of boxing ) making the motions of attack and defense with the fists and arms; a part of training for a boxer

(... is a kind of boxing ) a boxing tactic: pretending to be trapped against the ropes while your opponent wears himself out throwing punches

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) declare the loser

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) be counted out; remain down while the referee counts to ten

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) (boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) hit with a hook

"His opponent hooked him badly"

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) move (one's fist)

"his opponent cut upward toward his chin"

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) (boxing) a victory won on points when no knockout has occurred

"had little trouble in taking a unanimous decision over his opponent"

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) (especially boxing) equipment that protects an athlete's mouth

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) a square ring where boxers fight

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) boxing equipment consisting of big and padded coverings for the fists of the fighters; worn for the sport of boxing

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) equipment used in boxing

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) a step to one side (as in boxing or dancing)

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) (boxing) a blow with the fist

"I gave him a clout on his nose"

(boxing is the domain which ... is member of) disregarding the rules (from the notion of an illegal low blow in boxing)

"her accusations were below the belt"

Definition 2: the enclosure of something in a package or box - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for boxing in the sense of this definition

(boxing is a kind of ...) the act of enclosing something inside something else

(... is a kind of boxing ) the act of binding something into a bundle

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