Meaning of “scrappy” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “scrappy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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scrappyadjective [ -er/-est only ]

us /ˈskræp·i/ approving

very competitive and willing to oppose others without fear to achieve something:

They were a scrappy team – you had to go all out to beat them.

(Definition of “scrappy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)