eliminator eliminator

Definition(s):

  • (n) an agent that eliminates something

Usage(s):

  1. And almost as good would be a sleep-eliminator.
  2. Before he came to Washington he was the ace waste eliminator for American Telephone Telegraph; now he is a thorn in the side of Army Navy.

News

  1. Barthelemy crushes Sakkreerin; Truax KOs George in sixth

    Undefeated jr lightweight Rances “Kid Blast” Barthelemy (19-0, 12 KOs) scored a second round KO over Fahsai Sakkreerin (39-4-1, 21 KOs) in an IBF eliminator for the #1 ranking on Friday night at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Fightnews.com

  2. ZZ Top's "Eliminator" still catches fire 30 years later

    First released in 1983, the "Eliminator" album elevated the Texas blues rock trio to stardom; now it's part of a new career-spanning boxed set
    on June 21, 2013     Source: CBS News

  3. Fight Schedule

    At Moscow, Krzysztof Wlodarczyk vs. Rakhim Chakhkiev, 12, for Wlodarczyk's WBC cruiserweight title. At the Minneapolis Convention Center (ESPN2) Rances Barthelemy vs. Fahsai Sakkreerin, Thailand, 12, IBF super featherweight title eliminator; Caleb Truax vs. Don George, 10, middleweights.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Chambersburg Public Opinion

Quotes

  1. "When this fight was first signed,it was just supposed to be an eliminator," Berto said. "Now that Floyd has retired, I'm very happy to be at the top of the WBC."
    on Jun 21, 2008 By: Andre Berto Source: USA Today

  2. Maloney, a close friend of Duva for 17 years, said: "We were close to making a fight between Danny and Peter for this month, but TV schedules didn't work out." "Danny's defence against John is now virtually a world title eliminator and a big...
    on Jul 4, 2008 By: Frank Maloney Source: Daily Star

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