tussle

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Tussle \Tus"sle\, verb (used without an object) & t. [See {Tousle}.] To struggle, as in sport; to scuffle; to struggle with. [Colloq.]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Tussle \Tus"sle\, noun A struggle; a scuffle. [Colloq.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

tussle

noun

1: disorderly fighting [syn: {hassle}, {scuffle}, {tussle}, {dogfight}, {rough-and-tumble}]

verb

1: fight or struggle in a confused way at close quarters; "the drunken men started to scuffle" [syn: {scuffle}, {tussle}]

2: make messy or untidy; "the child mussed up my hair" [syn: {muss}, {tussle}]


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