The definition of a scuffle is a struggle or fight, often done quickly or in a confused way.(noun)
An example of a scuffle is a minor schoolyard fight.
Scuffle is defined as to struggle or fight in a hurried or confused way.(verb)
An example of scuffle is to have a quick fight with arms and legs going in many directions during the fight.
See scuffle in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: freq. of scuff
See scuffle in American Heritage Dictionary 4
intransitive verb scuf·fled, scuf·fling, scuf·fles
Origin: Probably frequentative of scuff.
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