non·​ti·​tle | \ ˌnän-ˈtī-tᵊl How to pronounce nontitle (audio) \

Definition of nontitle

: of, relating to, or being an athletic contest in which a title is not at stake

Examples of nontitle in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Six knockdowns and less than two rounds later, Frazier was an ex-champion, and that bonanza with Ali had been reduced to a nontitle fight for a small fraction of the money. Wallace Matthews, New York Times, "Deontay Wilder Escapes Luis Ortiz. Anthony Joshua Awaits, at Some Point," 4 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of nontitle

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Nontitle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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