tackled[ tak-uh l or for 2–4, tey-kuh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF tackled
Synonyms for tackled
- deal with
- engage in
- take up
- work on
- apply oneself
- bang away at
- come to grips with
- devote oneself to
- embark upon
- give a try
- give a whirl
- go for it
- make a run at
- pitch into
- set about
- square off
- start the ball rolling
- take a shot at
- take in hand
- take on
- try on for size
- turn one's hand to
- turn to
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TACKLED
Luckily I was the first man he tackled, and I steered him away.
Telling you—next to telling Nellie—was the toughest job I ever tackled.
I've tackled a good many jobs, but matchmaking isn't one of 'em.
I watched for a while and then one day I got my nerve up and tackled him on the street.
He tackled these changed conditions in a spirit of severity.
We tackled the job off-hand, me strappin' a section on him, and he clampin' another on me.
If she was tackled by a gyasticutus, she'd grab it by the horns.
He tackled me onct and I had to kick him over a fence to save my shins from his teeth.
And Im not altogether satisfied with this pine; I should have tackled a fir-tree.
So wid that they tackled to, to the second fugil apiece, and fell into a larned discourse.