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English definition of “scuffle”


noun [C]     /ˈskʌf.l̩/
a short and sudden fight , especially one involving a small number of people : Two police officers were injured in scuffles with fans at Sunday's National League contest .Fighting scuffle     verb [I] The youths scuffled with the policeman , then escaped down the lane .Fighting
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