As nouns the difference between boxing and gladiator
is that boxing
is (sports) a sport where two opponents punch each other with gloved fists, the object being to score more points by the end of the match or by knockout, or technical knockout or boxing
can be material used for making boxes or casing while gladiator
As a verb boxing
is or boxing
can be .
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(sports) A sport where two opponents punch each other with gloved fists, the object being to score more points by the end of the match or by knockout, or technical knockout.
* (sports) fisticuffs, pugilism, sparring
(terms derived from boxing)
* boxing glove
* boxing match
* boxing ring
* kick-boxing, kickboxing
* shadow-boxing, shadowboxing
(terms associated with boxing)
* down for the count
* fancy footwork
* left hook
* on the ropes
* on the canvas
* on the mat
* upper cut
Material used for making boxes or casing.
(programming) Automatical conversion of value types to objects by wrapping them within a heap-allocated reference type.
* (programming) unboxing
* (l) (obsolete)
(in ancient Rome) A person (professional or slave) who entertained the public by engaging in mortal combat with another, or with a wild animal.
(label) A male gladiator (where a female gladiator is a gladiatrix).
(label) A disputant in a public controversy or debate.
A professional boxer.