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  Definition of wrestle
  1. the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat; "they had a fierce wrestle"; "we watched his grappling and wrestling with the bully"
  2. engage in deep thought, consideration, or debate; "I wrestled with this decision for years"
  3. combat to overcome an opposing tendency or force; "He wrestled all his life with his feeling of inferiority"
  4. engage in a wrestling match; "The children wrestled in the garden"
  5. to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling); "The prisoner writhed in discomfort"; "The child tried to wriggle free from his aunt''s embrace"
Similar Words: wrestling, grapple, grappling, hand-to-hand struggle, writhe, wriggle, worm, squirm, twist

 

Hyponyms: mudwrestle, mud-wrestle, wrench

 

Derivational Morphology: grapple, grip, wrestler, grappler, matman, wrestling, grappling, hand-to-hand struggle, rassling, twist, wrench, tornado, twister, wiggler, wriggler, squirmer, wiggle, wriggle, squirm

 

Anagrams: swelter

 

 
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