pound for pound means: This is the term that’s used in mixed martial arts, boxing and other combat sports in order to define a fighter’s worth relative to others of varying weights. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Lee Lopez)

What else does pound for pound mean?

  • This describes a fighter’s worth in comparison to other fighters of the same weight class. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Adelaida Blanco)
  • For conversation reinforcement or establishment, the right measurement should be in pounds and not in pieces or other measurements. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Glenn Navarro)
  • To express joy, you will need to pound the left side of your chest with your right hand twice and then flash the peace sign with that hand. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Darian Simon)