Definition of fencer in US English:



  • See fence

    • ‘The Scottish team of 15 to 20 fencers will have to pay around £2000 each to represent their country.’
    • ‘Only recently were the protective outfits and masks adopted by fencers.’
    • ‘Because of its lighter weight, the small sword made it possible for fencers to do more complex defensive movements.’
    • ‘York fencers are determined to recapture a prestigious title from Germany.’
    • ‘"Our female fencers did so well and clinched all gold medals in the women's events," he said.’