intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- 1.1 [Sport/Deporte] luchar 1.2 (grapple)to wrestle
withsb/sth she wrestled with her attacker forcejeó con or luchó contra or con su agresor she watched him wrestling with the cases lo miró mientras lidiaba or batallaba con las maletas he's been wrestling with the problem for some time now ha estado lidiando or batallando con el problema hace un tiempo all night he wrestled with his conscience pasó toda la noche batallando con su concienciaMore example sentences
- Mr Foster, a former police constable, then struggled with several of the security team, who wrestled him to the floor.
- Officers chased him on foot, tried to disable him with a Taser gun (repelled by Johnson's leather jacket), and finally wrestled him from the cart.
- I was about 50 feet away from Jaggi when 3 or 4 cops dressed as protesters grabbed him, wrestled him into a van and sped away.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- [Sport/Deporte] luchar contra he's wrestling Grant tonight esta noche lucha or tiene un combate de lucha libre contra Grant he wrestled his attacker to the ground forcejeó con or luchó contra su agresor y lo derribóMore example sentences
- Opponents wrestle until one is thrown to the ground.
- Then we had a snowball fight, wrestled around on the ground, and carried on with play fights for a short while until we were all quite exhausted.
- They fell forward onto the ground, locked together as they wrestled with one another in order to separate themselves into two people.
- (no plural/sin plural) lucha (feminine) to have a wrestle with sb luchar con algn
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