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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The first known use of Indian-wrestle was in 1938

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“Indian-wrestle.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Indian-wrestle. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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