a person who fights duels
Syn: ↑dueler, ↑dueller, ↑duelist
Derivationally related forms: ↑duel, ↑duel (for: ↑duelist), ↑duel (for: ↑dueller), ↑duel (for: ↑dueler)
Hypernyms: ↑adversary, ↑antagonist, ↑opponent, ↑opposer, ↑resister

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  • duellist — Duelist Du el*ist, n. [F. duelliste.] One who fights in single combat. [Written also {duellist}.] [1913 Webster] A duelist . . . always values himself upon his courage, his sense of honor, his fidelity and friendship. Hume. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • duellist — duel ► NOUN 1) historical a pre arranged contest with deadly weapons between two people to settle a point of honour. 2) a contest between two parties. ► VERB (duelled, duelling; US dueled, dueling) ▪ fight a duel …   English terms dictionary

  • duellist — noun see duel II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • duellist — n. one who fights a duel, one who engages in formal combat with another person …   English contemporary dictionary

  • duellist — du·el·list …   English syllables

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