from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A scrum.
- intransitive v. To engage in a scrum.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An ordered formation of forwards in which each side aims to gain control of the ball; a scrum.
- n. (rare) a scrimmage.
- v. To engage in an ordered formation of forwards in which each side aims to gain control of the ball.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See scrimmage.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as scrimmage.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (rugby) the method of beginning play in which the forwards of each team crouch side by side with locked arms; play starts when the ball is thrown in between them and the two sides compete for possession
Alteration of scrimmage.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)