Thesaurus / bruiser
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The coaching staff also often speaks highly of Peyton Barber, a bruiser mostly used in short-yardage situations.
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Oh, that half-jockey, half-bruiser countenance, I never forgot it!
Expert electrician, mechanic, sport spoiler and bruiser, eh?
RADIO BOYS LOYALTYWAYNE WHIPPLE
When Young Davey came in I thought he'd have you out on the road for a certainty, and he's a pretty bruiser.
THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
Frank appreciated the kindness of the big bruiser, whose admiration he had won by giving him a severe thrashing.
FRANK MERRIWELL'S RACESBURT L. STANDISH
Then he stepped through the door carefully, to make sure that the big bruiser hadn't come back.
POLICE YOUR PLANETLESTER DEL REY
He would rescue her from this bully, this gentleman bruiser.
THE GREY WIG: STORIES AND NOVELETTESISRAEL ZANGWILL
Oh, that half jockey half bruiser countenance, I never forgot it!
An attempt had been made to prejudice the prisoner Byron by the statement that he was a notorious professional bruiser.
CASHEL BYRON'S PROFESSIONGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
The head of the young bruiser dropped, then his shoulders, then his arms; his body sagged down upon Bertram.
THE READJUSTMENTWILL IRWIN
WORDS RELATED TO BRUISER
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