Synonyms for rough-and-tumble

Synonyms for (noun) rough-and-tumble

Synonyms: hassle, rough-and-tumble, scuffle, dogfight, tussle

Definition: disorderly fighting

Similar words: scrap, combat, fight, fighting

Definition: the act of fighting; any contest or struggle

Usage: a fight broke out at the hockey game; there was fighting in the streets; the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap

Synonyms for (adjective) rough-and-tumble

Synonyms: bare-knuckle, bare-knuckled, rough-and-tumble

Definition: characterized by disorderly action and disregard for rules

Usage: a rough-and-tumble fight; rough-and-tumble politics; undisguised bare-knuckle capitalism

Similar words: disorderly

Definition: undisciplined and unruly

Usage: disorderly youths; disorderly conduct