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scuffle

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a physical dispute between opposing individuals or groups
  • Several chairs were knocked over in the scuffle.
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scuffle

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1 to move heavily or clumsily
  • She scuffled along in shoes that were much too large for her.
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2 to seize and attempt to unbalance one another for the purpose of achieving physical mastery
  • The boys scuffled till one knocked the other into the pool.
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