from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A boys' sport in which the players slip a short bar just under the knees, and then, putting the arms under the bar, clasp the hands in front of the shins and hop about in this position, endeavoring to shoulder one another over.
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"It's my idee of a rooster-fight," retorted Reeves.
Ang, "proposed Fate in nasal American;" Evans's chauffeur's havin 'a rooster-fight in the garage.