rastle

[ras-uh l]Dialect
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verb (used with or without object), ras·tled, ras·tling, noun


wrastle

or ras·sle, ras·tle

[ras-uh l]Dialect

verb (used with or without object), wras·tled, wras·tling, noun

Origin of wrastle

1200–50; Middle English wrastlen, variant of wrestlen to wrestle
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Examples from the Web for rastling

Historical Examples of rastling

  • Volk about these parts don't know nort of un', else they'd have had un' for the 'rastling long ago.

    Perlycross

    R. D. Blackmore