Synonyms of heavyweight


1. heavyweight, boxer, pugilist

usage: an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 201 pounds

2. heavyweight, wrestler, grappler, matman

usage: a wrestler who weighs more than 214 pounds

3. heavyweight, prizefighter, gladiator

usage: a professional boxer who weighs more than 190 pounds

4. giant, hulk, heavyweight, whale, large person

usage: a very large person; impressive in size or qualities

5. colossus, behemoth, giant, heavyweight, titan, important person, influential person, personage

usage: a person of exceptional importance and reputation

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Definition and meaning of heavyweight (Dictionary)