Origin of wrangle
OTHER WORDS FROM wrangleoutwrangle, verb (used with object), out·wran·gled, out·wran·gling.un·wran·gling, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH wranglewangle, wrangle
How to use wrangle in a sentence
With each new boldface name she charmed, the plump girl from Iowa gleefully wrangled her way closer to the front of the line.
But he spoke to the right people at Bell Helicopter Textron, and somehow wrangled himself a chopper.Bob Tur, the L.A. Riots’ Eye in the Sky, on Reginald Denny & More|Matthew DeLuca|April 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The bank wrangled more than $20 billion in mortgage-backed deals in 2006 alone.
She has wrangled half-a-dozen rowboats so that people can fish in the sea nearby.
Plagued by low ratings, ABC wrangled with Cho about her weight, not being Asian enough, and then being too Asian.
They wrangled together for a few minutes, and then Nib was handed over.That Lass O' Lowrie's|Frances Hodgson Burnett
We wrangled about the seating accommodation of the hut, for the cart-tail was but short, and I wanted her to have it to herself.The Yeoman Adventurer|George W. Gough
Folsom himself, in such calm as he could command, stood silent while his captors wrangled.Warrior Gap|Charles King
This was the estimate upon which the British, French and American delegations wrangled pleasantly for weeks.
Thereupon the two zealots wrangled and jangled till Aronson's ears ached.The Incendiary|W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy