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warsle

verb war·sle \ˈwä(r)-səl\

Definition of warsle

Scottish

  1. :  wrestle, struggle

warsle

noun Scottish


Variants of warsle

or

warstle

play \ˈwä(r)-səl\

Origin and Etymology of warsle

Middle English werstelen, warstelen, alteration of wrestlen, wrastlen


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with warsle


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