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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. disorderly fighting;
[syn: hassle, scuffle, tussle, dogfight, rough-and-tumble]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. characterized by disorderly action and disregard for rules;
- Example: "a rough-and-tumble fight"
- Example: "rough-and-tumble politics"
- Example: "undisguised bare-knuckle capitalism"
[syn: rough-and-tumble, bare-knuckle, bare-knuckled]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

rough-and-tumble adj 1: characterized by disorderly action and disregard for rules; "a rough-and-tumble fight"; "rough-and-tumble politics"; "undisguised bare-knuckle capitalism" [syn: rough-and-tumble, bare-knuckle, bare-knuckled] n 1: disorderly fighting [syn: hassle, scuffle, tussle, dogfight, rough-and-tumble]