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Synonyms for wrestling
ˈrɛs lɪŋwrestling

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  1. wrestle, wrestling, grapple, grappling, hand-to-hand strugglenoun

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

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

    Synonyms:
    grappling hook, clamshell, rassling, hand-to-hand struggle, grappling, grapple, wrestle, grappling iron, grappler, grapnel

  2. wrestling, rassling, grapplingnoun

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. wrestlingnoun

    Synonyms:
    struggle, contention

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  1. List of paraphrases for "wrestling":

    fight, catch, struggle, grappling

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  1. Paula Broadwell:

    I think a lot of women were watching and wanted to see what his response and what the tone of it was and he's clearly wrestling with how to combat this issue, but I still feel like he wasn't strong enough. That was still a kind of tepid response. He needs to come out in no uncertain terms and say this unacceptable, if you're doing this, we don't want you in the corps.

  2. Frank Deford:

    I believe that professional wrestling is clean and everything else in the world is fixed.

  3. Samantha Bee:

    We spent the day wrestling with the repercussions of one bad word, when we all should have spent the day incensed that as a nation we are wrenching children from their parents and treating people legally seeking asylum as criminals, if we are OK with that then really, who are we ?

  4. Lucha Libre AAA:

    We are very sad to report that our friend and idol of Mexican wrestling Jesús Alfonso Escoboza Huerta' LA PARKA' has passed away, we extend our support and condolences to his whole family and raise our prayers so that they may soon heal from this.

  5. Dana Rohrabacher:

    We started arguing about who won the Cold War. And so we decided to settle it like men do when they've had too much to drink in the pub. So we got to these arm wrestling matches, and I ended up being paired off with Russian President Vladimir Putin, russian President Vladimir Putin's Russian President Vladimir Putin, but boy, I'll tell Russian President Vladimir Putin. Russian President Vladimir Putin put me down in a millisecond ! Russian President Vladimir Putin is tough. Russian President Vladimir Putin muscles are just unbelievable.


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