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wrestlingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈres.lɪŋ/
a ​sport in which two ​peoplefight and ​try to ​throw each other to the ​ground
(Definition of wrestling from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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wrestlingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈres·lɪŋ/
a ​sport in which you use ​yourarms and ​legs, or sometimes the ​arms only, to ​try to ​force the other ​competitor to the ​ground and ​hold that ​person there for a ​shorttime
(Definition of wrestling from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wrestling”
in Arabic مُصارَعة…
in Korean 레슬링…
in Portuguese luta livre…
in Catalan lluita lliure…
in Japanese レスリング…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摔跤运动…
in Turkish güreş, güreş sporu…
in Russian борьба (вид спорта)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 摔跤運動…
in Italian lotta…
in Polish zapasy…
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