scuffle with

scuffle with someone

to struggle or have a fight with someone. The two prisoners scuffled with each other a little till a guard came along and saw them. The cowboys scuffled with the deputies when they came out of the saloon.
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All of a sudden Robbers rushed upon them from their hiding-places, and in the scuffle with their owners, wounded with a sword the Mule carrying the treasure, which they greedily seized while taking no notice of the grain.
In the meantime, we had no idea what to do to help the captain, nor any other thought but that he had got his death-hurt in the scuffle with the stranger.
Just a mo- ment previous to the scuffle with Henry, Mr.
LAHORE -- Police in Lahore on Tuesday engaged in a scuffle with blind protesters, thwarting their attempt to enter an ongoing Punjab Assembly session to record a protest.
LAHORE -- A man suspected of murdering a minor boy was killed on Monday when he was hit by a single bullet during a scuffle with the police.
Protesters scuffle with police in the occupied area in Hong Kong's Mong Kok district
The actor, who was dining with Ladak, Amrohi, Malaika Arora Khan, and then fiancAee Kareena Kapoor, entered into a scuffle with Iqbal Sharma and his father-in-law at the five star restaurant.
Islamabad : The Indian High Commission in Islamabad today granted visas for visiting India to two relatives of Pakistani prisoner Sanaullah Ranjay, critically injured in a scuffle with another inmate in a Jammu jail.
SRINAGAR -- A team of Pakistani High Commission officials on Saturday visited Sanaullah Ranjay, who was injured in a scuffle with another inmate in Jammu jail, at PGI Chandigarh after India granted consular access to them.
Haifa -- PNN - Two Israeli soldiers were reported injured on Friday in the coastal city of Haifa in northern Israel after a scuffle with Palestinian youth.
SCUFFLE However, under crossexamination by prosecuting QC Gordon Kerr, Valliday accepted he remembered everything up until he had "legged it" after the scuffle with Mr McGreevy and later seeing the two men.
It's the second altercation of the season for Griffin, who was involved in a scuffle with tailback Stafon Johnson during a drill in training camp.
The precise details are murky, but one onlooker said: 'Christina hurt her arm after a scuffle with a drunk fan at a nightclub.
However last night a former royal bodyguard said the prince had played straight into the hands of the paparazzi by becoming involved in the scuffle with them.