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roughhouse

and roughneck
1. n. a mean kid; a boisterous child, usually male. Jimmy! Stop acting like such a roughhouse.
2. in. to be boisterous. The boys broke the lamp when they were roughnecking around in the family room.
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Danny added to the written list: Don't roughhouse or fake it.
Hopkins deployed roughhouse tactics that overwhelmed Holmes' more conventional approach.
He shrugged off the roughhouse tactics of 10-man Spiders and added: "It was a good, fiery game.
Wenger believes roughhouse tactics "is a strength of the English game".
Jim Daly's Longford Meg battled well amid the roughhouse in behind to grab second spot, just shading Step On Lee and thus denying a family one-two.
Long hours, the hothouse atmosphere, stress, the political roughhouse, travelling, separation from families and, let's be honest, 17 bars, all combine to prevent many making old bones.
We had to endure some roughhouse tactics and their lad should have been sent off for the elbow in the head that left James Curtis requiring stitches.
OSPREYS coach Sean Holley complained about some of the roughhouse tactics used by the Perpignan side that he said left his players with marks around their eyes.
There's passion, sweet roughhouse harmonies, guitar jangling and humor aplenty, with a becoming lack of the pretension that some music in this subgenre assumes.
The Dragons moved into an early 13-0 lead when they took advantage of Carlos Spencer's roughhouse tackle on Gareth Cooper.
Robson stood his ground in the opening round as Ingram tore into the attack and his roughhouse tactics led him to being deducted two points in the opening round for illegal use of his head.
ARSENAL'S battered and bruised stars last night launched a scathing attack on Blackburn's roughhouse tactics.
The Dutch winger expects the Hoops stars to use roughhouse tactics against the silky Spaniards.
Houllier later accused the promotion hopefuls of underhand and roughhouse tactics after a late lunge by Michael Brown felled keeper Chris Kirkland.
Canadian Rushton, 27, signed for the Devils this week, a roughhouse former Arkansas Glaciercats and New Mexico Scorpions forward, who is also highly skilled.