What does Wrestling mean?

Definitions for Wrestling
ˈrɛs lɪŋWrestling

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Princeton's WordNet

  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"

  2. wrestling, rassling, grapplingnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. wrestlingnoun

    A sport where two opponents attempt to subdue each other in bare-handed grappling using techniques of leverage, holding, and pressure points.

  2. wrestlingnoun

    A professional tumbling act that emulates the sport of wrestling. Also called "professional wrestling". It is distinguished from sport wrestling -- which has strict internationally recognized rules and is conducted on a mat -- by being scripted, rehearsed, conducted in a boxing ring rather than on a mat, and programmed as entertainment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wrestling

    of Wrestle

Freebase

  1. Wrestling

    Wrestling is a form of combat sport involving grappling type techniques such as clinch fighting, throws and takedowns, joint locks, pins and other grappling holds. A wrestling bout is a physical competition, between two competitors or sparring partners, who attempt to gain and maintain a superior position. There are a wide range of styles with varying rules with both traditional historic and modern styles. Wrestling techniques have been incorporated into other martial arts as well as military hand-to-hand combat systems. The term wrestling is attested in late Old English, as wræstlunge.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Wrestling

    A sport consisting of hand-to-hand combat between two unarmed contestants seeking to pin or press each other's shoulders to the ground.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wrestling in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wrestling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Wrestling in a Sentence

  1. David Mulvin:

    ' does this thing work ?' And I said' yeah Former Ohio State wrestling coach works for my girlfriend.'.

  2. Brett Winters:

    I was planning on going to CIF this year again or possible state championships and winning it all, but I cant because my wrestling legs are gone, out of all my sports that I did at Pacific High School, this was the one sport that I could actually do and this was the one sport that I was able to do very well.

  3. David Cowan:

    Does he know what he's doing? That's what I'm wrestling with.

  4. Henry Cejudo:

    Wrestling was my first love, what better what to do it with than with a girl that everybodys freakin drooling over, you know? I met her on the plane on my way over to the UFC. Im a big fan, I watch her show. My little niece is like, the biggest Nikki Bella fan. Turned into my lucky charm, now shes calling me out on social media.

  5. Vin Diesel:

    It was a tough character to embody, the Hobbs Shaw character, my approach at the time was a lot of tough love to assist in getting that performance where it needed to be. As a producer to say, Okay, we're going to take Dwayne Johnson, who's associated with wrestling, and we're going to force this cinematic world, audience members, to regard Dwayne Johnson character as someone that they don't know -- Hobbs Shaw hits you like a ton of bricks.

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