roughhouse definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
rough, boisterous, or rowdy play, fighting, etc., esp. indoors
transitive verb roughhoused, roughhousing
to treat (a person) roughly or boisterously, but usually in fun
to take part in roughhouse
roughhouse definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Rowdy, uproarious behavior or play.verb also rough·housed, rough·hous·ing, rough·hous·es verb, intransitive
To engage in rowdy, uproarious behavior or play.verb, transitive
To handle or treat roughly, usually in fun.