Definitions For Lightweight


  • A professional boxer who weighs between 131 and 135 pounds
  • A wrestler who weighs 139-154 pounds
  • An amateur boxer who weighs no more than 132 pounds
  • Someone who is unimportant but cheeky and presumptuous
  • A fighter who is in a class of boxers weighing from 125 to 132 pounds (57 to 60 kilograms)
  • Someone or something that does not weigh as much as others
  • Someone or something that has little importance or power


  • Weighing relatively little compared with another item or object of similar use
  • Having no importance or influence

Is Lightweight a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Lightweight is worth 22 points in Scrabble and 23 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lightweight in a Sentence

  • The members of his staff were considered lightweights.
  • Among astronomers she's considered a lightweight
  • It's going to be hot, so wear mostly lightweight clothing

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Antonyms for Lightweight

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