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fighter

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noun fight·er \ˈfī-tər\

Simple Definition of fighter

  • : a warrior or soldier

  • : someone who does not give up : someone who continues fighting or trying

  • : a fast airplane that has weapons for destroying enemy aircraft

Full Definition of fighter

  1. :  one that fights: as a (1) :  warrior, soldier (2) :  a pugnacious or game individual (3) :  1boxer 1 b :  an airplane of high speed and maneuverability with armament designed to destroy enemy aircraft

Examples of fighter

  1. <the debate whether more fighters are needed to bring order to that war-torn country>

  2. <a program at the community center for training local youths as fighters>



13th Century

First Known Use of fighter

13th century

Rhymes with fighter



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