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Related / Similar Words: sparring

 

Definition:
  • making the motions of attack and defense with the fists and arms; a part of training for a boxer;
  • a stout rounded pole of wood or metal used to support rigging;
  • any of various nonmetallic minerals (calcite or feldspar) that are light in color and transparent or translucent and cleavable;
  • fight verbally; "They were sparring all night";
  • box lightly;
  • fight with spurs; "the gamecocks were sparring";
  • furnish with spars;

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    Hyponyms: boom, bowsprit, dolphin striker, martingale, gaff, jibboom, mast, sprit, yard, feldspar, felspar, calcite

     

    Part Meronyms: ship

     

    Derivational Morphology: sparring

     

    Anagrams: rasp

     

     
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