Thesaurus / rough-house

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You lost your temper here once before, and while I dont say I blame you, the rough-house with Elton didnt improve your case any.

The Bail JumperRobert J. C. Stead

Well, was it true—no, I mean, was Kit right—did you go there to rough-house his room that night?

Deering of DealLatta Griswold

In about two seconds there was the biggest kind of a rough-house.

If they all showed themselves you would be apt to know them later when they started in with their rough-house business.

Great HikeAlan Douglas

“Hold on, fellows—wait—no rough-house yet—wait,” ordered Dale.

So that, while the boy who does not play "snappy" and hard cannot rank high, neither can the boy who plays "rough-house."

By this we mean what can in nowise be so clearly defined as by "rough-house."

The Dramatic Values in PlautusWilton Wallace Blancke

"Nice work, Chief—it must be a gift to rough-house the way you do," Bradley exclaimed.

TriplanetaryEdward Elmer Smith

A famous evangelist of the rough-house type proposed to use the new apparatus for reaching distant settlements.

AliensWilliam McFee

"When they don't put on airs, or get rough-house," replied Trot.

Sky IslandL. Frank Baum

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