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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat.

Usage examples (39)
  • Never wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.
  • They had a fierce wrestle
  • He can also wrestle, which is the reason for his victory over Benavidez last August.
  • You see her kind of wrestle with her own grief and self doubt. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Another word that sounds like "wrest" which means to pull away an object, is "rest" which a time of inactivity after work.
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