Definition of bruiser
: a big husky man
Examples of bruiser in a Sentence
That boy is going to be a bruiser when he grows up!
Recent Examples of bruiser from the Web
Thirteen years ago, Ferrara was still just a wannabe in the sport, a 27-year-old bruiser with but a handful of junior and minor league games on his résumé.
Nesmith also revealed that there will be one more downloadable domicile coming, this one aimed at the bruisers and brawlers.
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Definition of bruiser for English Language Learners
: a large, strong man
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