noun wres·tling \ˈres-liŋ, ˈras-; ˈre-səl-iŋ, ˈra-\

: a sport in which two people try to throw, force, or pin each other to the ground

Full Definition of WRESTLING

:  a sport or contest in which two unarmed individuals struggle hand to hand with each attempting to subdue or unbalance the other

Examples of WRESTLING

  1. My favorite sport is wrestling.
  2. He was on the wrestling team in high school.

First Known Use of WRESTLING

before 12th century


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