boxing noun

ADJ. heavyweight, lightweight, middleweight, etc. | amateur, professional, unlicensed Unlicensed boxing can be very dangerous. | world the most respected coach in world boxing | kick, Thai | shadow (also shadow-boxing) (= boxing with an imaginary opponent) (figurative) The two candidates engaged in shadow-boxing before the election.

VERB + BOXING do He does boxing in his spare time.

BOXING + NOUN boot, glove | competition, match, tournament | title | champion | ring | skill, technique | coach, promoter | career | enthusiast, fan | writer | circles He is highly respected in boxing circles. > Special page at SPORT