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Synonyms for scuffle

Synonyms for scuffle

to contend with an opponent at close quarters, as by attempting to throw him or her

to drag (the feet) along the floor or ground while walking

a physical conflict involving two or more

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disorderly fighting

a hoe that is used by pushing rather than pulling

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an unceremonious and disorganized struggle

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walk by dragging one's feet

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fight or struggle in a confused way at close quarters

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Because we have not been able to identify any individuals in the scuffle, the FA will study a video of it.
A PSNI spokesman said minor scuffles broke out, but no arrests were made.
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A MAN who died after a scuffle has been named as Redditch Muslim leader Mohammed Iltaf.
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PHOTO (1 -- color) Mike Canale, left, of the Jewish Defe nse League scuffles with an unidentified protester Wednesday at Cal State Northridge.
The first scuffle between protesters started with an argument between the communist Progressive Labor Party and two members of the Jewish Defense League, a civil rights organization that doesn't believe in quotas.
Kanybek Imanaliyev, in turn, told AKIpress that there was no any scuffle between him and Samakov.
Another scuffle between leader of Ata Meken faction Omurbek Tekebayev and parlamentarian Omubek Abdrakhmanov took place in September 2012 in the conference room.
Janet Benvie, a British activist with Christian Peacemaker Teams, sustained a scratch to her lip after a scuffle with a settler who had grabbed a camera.
Footage showed Israeli soldiers arriving to break up the scuffle, but Benvie said they allowed the settlers to leave.
During the fight, Gamage managed to get the young man outside the house, but when Gamage tried to re-enter his house, the scuffle renewed.
Davis was in the middle of a scuffle at the end of the first half.