Definition of 'grappling'
See also: grapple
- 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
- the sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed contestants who try to throw each other down
Synonyms: wrestling rassling