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Synonyms for ruck

Synonyms for ruck

an enormous number of persons gathered together

a very large number of things grouped together

to bend together or make a crease in so that one part lies over another

a line or an arrangement made by the doubling of one part over another

Synonyms for ruck

a crowd especially of ordinary or undistinguished persons or things


an irregular fold in an otherwise even surface (as in cloth)

become wrinkled or drawn together

References in periodicals archive ?
However, Edinburgh could not get back into scoring range and their best chance was spoilt by a ruck offence from replacement Mark Robertson.
Rugby union is a contact sport where there is no place for dirty or foul play, but it has a place for men - and women - to throw themselves into rucks, to tackle hard and run with the ball as hard as they can," he added.
Mr Ruck should not be surprised by the Arts Council's determination to ensure that Wales is there, alongside some 90 other countries, at the world's most important visual arts marketplace.
South African Players' Association chief Piet Heymans said: "Other players have charged into rucks without binding but were not penalised or received only a penalty.
With increasing frequency Mr Richards penalised Bees for entering the ruck area illegally - that is other than via the hindmost foot.
If the next game I am involved in, the ball is at the back of a ruck and I feel I can step over and disrupt it, then I will do that.
He made it eight from eight five minutes later when the Wallabies again infringed at a ruck.
Mr Ruck who was in a critical condition at hospital is now said to be stable.
Fionn Carr raised the tempo with a slashing midfield run and with Kieran Murphy going off his feet at a ruck, McFadden converted the kicking opportunity.
The prop suffered a dislocated shoulder after he was illegally "cleaned out" at a ruck in the brutal second Test with the British Lions and Jones, 29, was out for six months.
If he has been found guilty for something that is not part of the game, we could probably take 15 or 20 clips out of every single Test match that's been played and ban every single guy who has cleaned a ruck.
Then, after lock Thibaut Privat was sin-binned for an infringement at a ruck, Nalaga scored a terrific try, passing two defenders on a 40-metre burst.
The event was attended by three-times Knockdown Karate champion Warren De Ruck and Kirklees Mayor Clr Karam Hussein.