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Synonyms for tussle
ˈtʌs əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hassle, scuffle, tussle, dogfight, rough-and-tumble(verb)

    disorderly fighting

    Synonyms:
    scramble, dogfight, fuss, trouble, scuffle hoe, hassle, rough-and-tumble, bother, scuffle

  2. scuffle, tussle(verb)

    fight or struggle in a confused way at close quarters

    "the drunken men started to scuffle"

    Synonyms:
    scuffle, muss, shamble, shuffle

  3. muss, tussle(verb)

    make messy or untidy

    "the child mussed up my hair"

    Synonyms:
    scuffle, muss

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tussle(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] scuffle, struggle, conflict

  2. tussle(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] scuttle, struggle, contend

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tussle(n)

    Synonyms:
    struggle, contest, scuffle, conflict

How to pronounce tussle?

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How to use tussle in a sentence?

  1. Biswaranjan Sen:

    The benefits would be that, technically speaking, you don't need fresh land and therefore the whole tussle about deforestation versus development goes away.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The couple who invites the third person or an institution to mediate in their internal tussle has not learnt any lesson from the 'A monkey and two cats' story.

  3. Gwen Nichols:

    It was like a tussle type of thing, like, you know, like, 'What do you want?' or 'What did I do?' type of thing, i didn't hear Mr. Slager saying: 'Stop!'.

  4. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    Go to heaven for the love and hell for the tussle and hassle.

  5. Ash Barty:

    This is incredible, i felt like it was a great tussle and I had to play my best to get over the line.


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