Definition of “scrum” - English Dictionary

“scrum” in British English

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uk /skrʌm/ us /skrʌm/

[ C ] also scrummage, in the sport of rugby, a group of attacking players from each team who come together with their heads down and arms joined, and push against each other, trying to take control of the ball

[ S ] a situation in which a group of people push each other to get to a place or obtain something

noun [ C ] uk /ˈskrʌm.ɪ.dʒər/ us /ˈskrʌm.ɪ.dʒɚ/

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