Synonyms for grappling

Synonyms for (noun) grappling

Synonyms: grappling, wrestling, rassling

Definition: the sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed contestants who try to throw each other down

Similar words: contact sport

Definition: a sport that necessarily involves body contact between opposing players

Synonyms: grapple, grappling, hand-to-hand struggle, wrestle, wrestling

Definition: the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat

Usage: they had a fierce wrestle; we watched his grappling and wrestling with the bully

Similar words: struggle

Definition: strenuous effort

Usage: the struggle to get through the crowd exhausted her

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