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English definition of “tackle”

tackle

verb [T] (DEAL WITH)    /ˈtæk.l̩/
B2 to try to deal with something or someone: There are many ways of tackling this problem. I tackled him about his careless work.Dealing with things or peopleActing and actsCoping and not copingTolerating and enduring
(Definition of tackle verb (DEAL WITH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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