scuffle with (one)

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scuffle with (one)

To enter into a rough, disorderly fight or altercation with one. The bouncer threw him out for scuffling with other patrons of the bar. I scuffled with him for a bit over the money, but he managed to overpower me.
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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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As police with dogs tried to corral the demonstrators away from High Street shops, down Carrs Lane and Albert Street, eye-witnesses said some members of the public were involved in scuffles with officers, who wore high-visibility jackets.
"There were scuffles with guards and people's clothes were torn.