To twist about in a wriggling, snakelike motion; writhe.
To wrench or sprain:
To move in a manner suggestive of a worm.
To move to and fro with a twisting, writhing motion; twist and turn; squirm
To fight, struggle, contend, etc. briefly but vigorously; wrestle; scuffle
To labor; toil; struggle
(Informal) To fight, quarrel, or argue
To contend or fight violently with an opponent
To struggle or fight forcefully; contend:
To struggle in hand-to-hand combat; wrestle
To oppose physically or in battle, as with fists, weapons, etc.
To struggle or fight in rough confusion
To fight with lances; joust.
To strive in combat; fight
To oppose in battle; fight against.
(Obs.) To fight; battle; contend
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