An example of wrangle is to get your parents to give you $20 when they only agreed to give you $5.
An example of wrangle is to get all the horses from the field into the barn.
An example of wrangle is to fight with a relative about inheritance.
Wrangle a free ticket to a show.
Origin of wrangle
- Middle English wranglen of Middle Low German origin wer-2 in Indo-European roots V., tr., sense 2, back-formation from wrangler cowhand in charge of horses, horse herder
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition