rassle

verb
ras·​sle | \ ˈra-səl How to pronounce rassle (audio) \
rassled; rassling; rassles

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the boys would rassle and roughhouse for hours on end

First Known Use of rassle

1758, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rassle

by alteration

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“Rassle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rassle. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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