fighter

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noun fight·er \ˈfī-tər\

Definition of fighter

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

Examples of fighter in a sentence

  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


FIGHTER Defined for English Language Learners

fighter

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noun fight·er \ˈfī-tər\

Definition of fighter for English Language Learners

  • : 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



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