English version

wrestle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwrestlewres‧tle /ˈresəl/ ●○○ verb 🔊 🔊 1 [intransitive, transitive]FIGHT to fight someone by holding them and pulling or pushing themwrestle with 🔊 The two men wrestled with each other. 🔊 Police officers wrestled him to the ground.2 [intransitive, transitive]MOVE something OR somebody to move something or try to move it when it is large, heavy, or difficult to movewrestle with 🔊 Ray continued to wrestle with the wheel.3 wrestle with something→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
wrestleThe two boys wrestled for a while then gave up, tired.Fireman John Peck grabbed the blade and wrestled it off the attacker as he lunged at colleagues.Ted wrestled the top off a can of chicken meat and put it in a bowl with some leftover macaroni and cheese.His jaw was broken while he tried to wrestle with a drunken bus driver.She kindly taught me, after that, To wrestle with her on the mat.wrestle withYou boys stop wrestling with each other!Several passengers were wrestling with their luggage.
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Verb table
wrestle
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywrestle
he, she, itwrestles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywrestled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave wrestled
he, she, ithas wrestled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad wrestled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill wrestle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have wrestled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam wrestling
he, she, itis wrestling
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you, we, theyare wrestling
Past
I, he, she, itwas wrestling
you, we, theywere wrestling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been wrestling
he, she, ithas been wrestling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been wrestling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be wrestling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been wrestling
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