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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of scuffle.

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Examples

  • Groulx and the assailant "scuffled" for several minutes, and Groulx suffered a bloody knee and a bruised torso, he said, adding that he began punching and kicking back when he realized the man was unarmed.

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  • Edward Celmins, 25, crushed the life out of 46-year-old Karl Celmins when they "scuffled" at the older man's flat in Morton after an afternoon drinking.

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  • Edward Celmins, 25, crushed the life out of 46-year-old Karl Celmins when they "scuffled" at the older man's flat in Morton after an afternoon spent drinking.

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  • As they scuffled, a foot struck the lantern, pushing it perilously close to the edge.

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  • The Paris march, which drew some 60,000 people according to police, was peaceful despite a morning of violence at a high school on Nanterre, just west of the French capital, where several hundred youths threw stones at police and scuffled with outsiders.

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  • On Monday, dozens of young men scuffled with police who were trying to contain protesters in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, news photographs showed.

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  • Across the road three drunk young men hysterically scuffled with one another.

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  • Albert Gea/Reuters HUMAN CHAIN: Riot police scuffled with demonstrators who had gathered to protest government austerity measures at Barcelona's Plaza de Catalunya Friday.

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  • Students painting slogans on a university street scuffled with police Wednesday.

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  • Eyewitnesses said police and protesters scuffled, and about a dozen protesters were arrested.

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