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pugilism
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

2 uses
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Definition
fighting with the fists
  • Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn (composer), Baruch Spinoza (philosopher), Mendoza (pugilist), Ferdinand Lassalle (reformer, duellist).
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (31% in)
  • You found me in evil company, highkickers, coster picnicmakers, pugilists, popular generals, immoral panto boys in fleshtights and the nifty shimmy dancers, La Aurora and Karini, musical act, the hit of the century.
    Episode 15 — Circe (68% in)

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