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Definition of Wrestled

Wrestled
Wrestle Wres"tle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Wrestled; p. pr. & vb. n. Wrestling.] [OE. wrestlen, wrastlen, AS. wr?stlian, freq. of wr?stan to wrest; akin to OD. wrastelen to wrestle. See Wrest, v. t.] 1. To contend, by grappling with, and striving to trip or throw down, an opponent; as, they wrestled skillfully. To-morrow, sir, I wrestle for my credit, and he that escapes me without some broken limb shall acquit him well. --Shak. Another, by a fall in wrestling, started the end of the clavicle from the sternum. --Wiseman. 2. Hence, to struggle; to strive earnestly; to contend. Come, wrestle with thy affections. --Shak. We wrestle not against flesh and blood. --Eph. vi. 12. Difficulties with which he had himself wrestled. --M. Arnold.

Meaning of Wrestled from wikipedia

- wrestled with God or an angel. The Iliad, in which Homer recounts the Trojan War of the 13th or 12th century BC, also contains mentions of wrestling....
- believed Jacob wrestled with the guardian angel of Esau (identified as Samael), his elder twin brother.Zvi Kolitz (1993) referred to Jacob "wrestling with God"...
- wrestling event where a company's biggest draws wrestle. Compare B-show and C-show. A-team A group of a wrestling promotion's top stars who wrestle at...
- submissions, or countouts being the winner. Historically, matches were wrestled to 3 falls ("best 2 out of 3") or 5 falls ("best 3 out of 5"). The standard...
- wrestlers. As of 2017, there are 42 living veterans from the "Golden Age of Wrestling" (1950s-1970s) over 75 years old. The last surviving wrestler from...
- professional wrestling, used to set up an opponent for a submission hold or for a throw. There are a wide variety of attacking moves in pro wrestling, and many...
- Project The NJPW Greatest Wrestlers is New ****an's hall of fame, established in 2007 to honor wrestlers who have wrestled for the promotion. From 2007...
- relationship and turning their real-life romance into a storyline. The couple wrestled in several intergender tag team matches throughout the early part of the...
- retired professional wrestler, better known by the ring name Kamala. As Kamala, Harris portra**** a fearsome Ugandan "headhunter" who wrestled barefoot and wearing...
- Copeland was trained by professional wrestlers Sweet Daddy Siki and Ron Hutchison. Throughout the 1990s, he wrestled in various United States independent...
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