prefight

adjective pre·fight \ ˌprē-ˈfīt \
variants: or pre-fight

Definition of prefight

: of, occurring in, or done in the time before a fight
  • prefight training
  • a prefight interview
  • … Burns, despite being smaller and lighter than Johnson, was still a pre-fight favorite …
  • —Ben Carrington

First Known Use of prefight

1909

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