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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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He even told us a simple way to remember them: Know your ABC's, and don't roughhouse or fake it.
If your usher had remained where he belonged, I would have been protected from those roughhouse tactics.
A Warwickshire playwright resorts to roughhouse tactics to get a debt paid in playwright David Pownall's historical novel,The Catalogue of Men (Picador, pounds 6.
Each of the extraordinary performers emerges as a distinct personality as guarded interaction careens from playful, acrobatic roughhouse (with mugs of beer always kept upright) to vicious sexual taunts.
Hopkins deployed roughhouse tactics that overwhelmed Holmes' more conventional approach.
And he reckons the roughhouse tactics were part of a plan by Martin O'Neill's men, including McCarthy and Whelan, to try to get Scots players to retaliate.
And he reckons the roughhouse tactics were part of a plan by Martin O'Neill's Turn to Page 51 From Back Page men, including McCarthy and Whelan, to try to get Scots players to retaliate.
The Blues won the last match of last year with an in-yourface approach and some are expecting coach Craig Bellamy to adopt roughhouse tactics in a bid to halt a run of four series wins by Mal Meninga's Maroons.
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.
Milani deploys a deft touch in delineating family dynamics, including the adoration of Hoda's little brother for his older sister, and her roughhouse affection for him.
The Dragons moved into an early - 13-0 lead when they took advantage of Carlos Spencer's roughhouse tackle on Gareth Cooper.
Traba said her daughter was athletically inclined, loved to compete with her three brothers and would readily roughhouse with them.
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.