Translation of "tussle" - English-Spanish dictionary

tussle

verb uk /ˈtʌs.l̩/

to have difficult disagreements or strong arguments

pelearse
During his twelve years in Congress he has tussled with the chemical, drug and power companies on behalf of the ordinary person.
The residents are still tussling over the ever-scarcer street parking.

to fight with another person using your arms and body

pelearse
The boys started to tussle in the playground.
→ Phrasal verbs tussle with sth
noun uk /ˈtʌs.l̩/

a difficult disagreement or violent argument

pelea
a boardroom/bureaucratic/legal tussle
There followed a long tussle for custody of the children.

a fight with another person using your arms and body

pelea
You could see he had been in a tussle.

(Translation of “tussle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)