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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Tackledadjective

    Made of ropes tacked together.

    Etymology: from tackle.

    My man shall
    Bring thee cords, made like a tackled stair,
    Which to the high top-gallant of my joy
    Must be my convoy in the secret night. William Shakespeare.


  1. tackled

    In general terms, tackling can refer to the act of bringing a person or object down to the ground, typically in a forceful manner, in sports or in other contexts where physical contact or restraint is involved.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tackled

    of Tackle

  2. Tackledadjective

    made of ropes tacked together

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tackled in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tackled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of tackled in a Sentence

  1. Rais Abdul Khaliq:

    He fired only one bullet. After the first bullet, people and the guards tackled him and didn’t allow him to fire more. both had polio and were paralyzed.

  2. Ro Khanna:

    Expanding Medicare is something that we ought to be committed to as a party, obviously there's some of us who believe in Medicare-for-all ... but even if we are disagreeing on the specifics, we can agree that expansion is important.I'm hopeful that that will all be tackled in a third proposal.

  3. London Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley:

    We have a growing Achilles heel that, if it is not tackled, will slowly diminish our ability to keep the public safe, if we are glibly creating a safe operating environment for criminals and terrorists, we are going to regret it.

  4. Bernardino Leon:

    A government of national accord can be the only interlocutor through which the growing threat of (Islamic State) and its affiliate groups can be effectively tackled, spoilers should be held accountable, as they bear the responsibility of hindering the political agreement.

  5. Corey Smith:

    I told him you know you’re going to jail, this is a citizen’s arrest, don’t move, the cops are coming, he turned around and said f--- you, get out of the way and turned to take off and one of the gentlemen I was with tackled him.

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    A acclaim
    B conceal
    C moan
    D disturb

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