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scuffle

2 verb
     
scuffle2 [intransitive]
1 to have a short fight with someone, in a way that is not very serious or violent
scuffle with
Some of the demonstrators scuffled with the police.
2 [always + adverb/preposition] to walk quickly and make a noise as your feet rub on the ground

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