Indian-wrestle

verb
In·​di·​an-wres·​tle | \ ˈin-dē-ən-ˌre-səl How to pronounce Indian-wrestle (audio) , -ˌra-\
Indian-wrestled; Indian-wrestling; Indian-wrestles

Definition of Indian-wrestle

intransitive verb

: to engage in Indian wrestling

First Known Use of Indian-wrestle

1938, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Indian-wrestle

back-formation from Indian wrestling

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