|Origin:||scrummage 'scrum' (19-21 centuries), from scrimmage|
Related topics: Other Sports
a part of a game of rugby when the players all push together in a circle, with their heads down, and try to get the ball
2 [singular] British English informal
a crowd of people who are all close together and pushing each other to try to get something:
He struggled through the scrum of people to the kitchen.