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Another word for scuffle

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Verb
  1. To contend with an opponent at close quarters, as by attempting to throw him or her

      1. To try to throw or immobilize another person, especially by gripping with the hands.
      2. To engage in the sport of wrestling.
      3. To struggle to move or control something with the hands:
      1. To struggle roughly; scuffle.
      2. A rough or vigorous struggle; a scuffle.
      1. An iron shaft with claws at one end, usually thrown by a rope and used for grasping and holding, especially one for drawing and holding an enemy ship alongside.
      2. Any of various grasping devices having hinged tines or jaws that close around an object or load, used especially in lifting or dragging heavy items.
      3. The act of grappling.
  2. To drag (the feet) along the floor or ground while walking

      1. To move with short sliding steps, without or barely lifting the feet:
      2. To dance casually with sliding and tapping steps.
      3. To shift from position to position or move from place to place:
      1. To walk in an awkward, lazy, or unsteady manner, shuffling the feet.
      2. A shuffling gait.
      1. To scrape the feet while walking; shuffle.
      2. To scrape with the feet.
      3. To shuffle or shift (the feet), as in embarrassment.
    See also:

    move

Noun
  1. A physical conflict involving two or more

    See also:

    conflict

Another word for scuffle

Noun
      1. Heated, often violent conflict or disagreement.
      2. A conflict or quarrel:
      3. Contention or competition between rivals.
      1. To move with short sliding steps, without or barely lifting the feet:
      2. To dance casually with sliding and tapping steps.
      3. To shift from position to position or move from place to place:
      1. To exert muscular energy, as against a material force or mass:
      2. To be strenuously engaged with a problem, task, or undertaking:
      3. To have difficulty or make a strenuous effort doing something:
    See also:

    fight