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Synonyms and Antonyms of gladiator

  1. one that engages in the sport of fighting with the fists <the two punch-drunk gladiators stumbled to their corners> Synonyms fighter, boxer, prizefighter, pug, pugilistRelated Words palooka, slugger, stumblebum; bantamweight, cruiserweight, featherweight, flyweight, heavyweight, light heavyweight, lightweight, middleweight, superheavyweight, welterweight

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