To contend with an opponent at close quarters, as by attempting to throw him or her
A physical conflict involving two or more
Then we had another tussle over folding her napkin.
But Gladstone risked the reproach, accepted the office and had a sharp tussle for his seat.
They love to tussle, bounce, play, and run at top speeds.
Tried a fiddle down the middle - met with muscle, lost the tussle.
tussle for the ball.