Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


a member of a Chinese secret society that carried on an unsuccessful uprising, 1898–1900 (Boxer Rebellion) principally against foreigners, culminating in a siege of foreign legations in Peking that was put down by an international expeditionary force.
a person who boxes, either professionally or as a hobby; pugilist
a medium-sized smooth-haired breed of dog with a short nose and a docked tail

a member of a nationalistic Chinese secret society that led an unsuccessful rebellion in 1900 against foreign interests in China
(as modifier): the Boxer Rebellion



Read Also:

  • Boxer-shorts

    men’s loose-fitting undershorts with an elastic waistband. Historical Examples Makers Cory Doctorow plural noun men’s underpants shaped like shorts but having a front opening Also called boxers

  • Boxer-style

    cut or fashioned in the style of boxer shorts: men’s boxer-style bathing suits.

  • Boxercise

    noun a system of sustained exercises combining boxing movements with aerobic activities

  • Boxes

    a container, case, or receptacle, usually rectangular, of wood, metal, cardboard, etc., and often with a lid or removable cover. the quantity contained in a box: She bought a box of candy as a gift. Chiefly British. a gift or present: a Christmas box. post-office box. a compartment or section in a public place, shut […]

Disclaimer: Boxer-rebellion definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.