An example of a wrestle a sporting match between two players who try to pin each other to a mat.
Wrestling with budget cuts; wrestle with one's conscience.
An example of wrestle is two friends struggling with each other around in a field of grass.
Wrestled with the truck's steering wheel.
A wrestle with a problem.
To wrestle with one's conscience.
To wrestle with a canvas sail in a storm.
To wrestle a boulder into place.
Origin of wrestle
- Middle English wrestlen from Old English wrǣstlian frequentative of wrǣstan to twist wer-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition