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Definition of 'grappling'

See also: grapple 

Noun

  1. the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat; "they had a fierce wrestle"; "we watched his grappling and wrestling with the bully"
       Synonyms: wrestle wrestling grapple hand-to-hand struggle
  2. the sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed contestants who try to throw each other down
       Synonyms: wrestling rassling


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