Definitions for "Gladiator"
Keywords:  arena, fighter, rome, coliseum, warrior
Originally, a swordplayer; hence, one who fought with weapons in public, either on the occasion of a funeral ceremony, or in the arena, for public amusement.
One who engages in any fierce combat or controversy.
Gladiators were both professional and amateur fighters in ancient Rome.
Keywords:  father, dennehy, danner, loggia, wylie
Gladiator is an American science fiction novel first published in 1930 and written by Philip Wylie. It is about a man named Hugo Danner whose scientist father gives him an incredible gift of strength, and his search for his place in the world. It is considered the inspiration for the character Superman.
Gladiator is a 1992 feature film starring Cuba Gooding, Jr., James Marshall, Brian Dennehy, and Robert Loggia. The film tells the story of two teenagers trapped in the world of illegal underground boxing. One is fighting to save his father's life and using the money to pay off gambling debts accumulated by his father.
Keywords:  taito, shiro, ougon, arcade, castle
Gladiator was an arcade game released in 1986 by Taito. The Japanese title of the game was "Ougon no shiro" ("Golden Castle").
Keywords:  watkins, peter, directed
The Gladiators Directed by Peter Watkins.
a method of responding to one notrump based on a two-club puppet to two diamonds.
Keywords:  boxer, professional
a professional boxer