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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A style of wrestling in which all holds are permitted except those that may be barred by mutual consent and in which a fall is gained by the contestant who pins his opponent's shoulders to the ground.

Usage examples (40)
  • Adjective : a catch-as-catch-can life, as an itinerant handyman
  • Adverb : They lived catch-as-catch-can
  • Food was a catch-as-catch-can situation, and sleep was worse.
  • In Sicily it's catch-as-catch-can for artists; no draw like ours at home. for more
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