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verb [I or T] uk   us   /ˈrʌf.haʊs/ US or old-fashioned
to fight in a way that is not serious: A couple of boys were roughhousing (each other) in the park.


noun [C usually singular] uk   us   /ˈrʌf.haʊs/ US or old-fashioned
a fight between many people, without weapons
Translations of “roughhouse”
in Chinese (Traditional) 打鬧,玩鬧…
in Chinese (Simplified) 打闹,玩闹…
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