Thesaurus / rough-and-tumble

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Id hate to meet any one of you in a rough-and-tumble fight, he said.

It isn't a bad game for a chap that can ride and track, and likes a bit of rough-and-tumble now and then.'

Robbery Under ArmsThomas Alexander Browne, AKA Rolf Boldrewood

This Bandy Walker was a gunman and a rough-and-tumble fighter.

The Fighting EdgeWilliam MacLeod Raine

Maybe it was more practical than rough-and-tumble individualism.

The Planet StrappersRaymond Zinke Gallun

If they did make an assault, we had bayonets, and they had not, and we could sell our lives very dearly in a rough-and-tumble.

The Defence of Duffer's DriftErnest Dunlop Swinton

Exclaiming gutturally, he whisked about and faced me where I stood quite prepared for a rough-and-tumble.

The Firefly Of FranceMarion Polk Angellotti

There is a manly, rough-and-tumble spirit in the ballad that boys like, and it is clean and wholesome, as well.

Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 10Charles Herbert Sylvester

No light matter this which he had undertaken; no battle with a rough-and-tumble fighter who presumed upon a local reputation.

He had led a rough-and-tumble life himself and did not look on a fight as a dreadful matter.

Dave Porter at Star RanchEdward Stratemeyer

They knew just how to do the rough-and-tumble work required.

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