Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun rough-and-tumble

1 sense of rough-and-tumble

Sense 1
hassle, scuffle, tussle, dogfight, rough-and-tumble -- (disorderly fighting)
       => fight, fighting, combat, scrap -- (the act of fighting; any contest or struggle; "a fight broke out at the hockey game"; "there was fighting in the streets"; "the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap")

Antonyms of adj rough-and-tumble

1 sense of rough-and-tumble

Sense 1
rough-and-tumble, bare-knuckle, bare-knuckled -- (characterized by disorderly action and disregard for rules; "a rough-and-tumble fight"; "rough-and-tumble politics"; "undisguised bare-knuckle capitalism")

INDIRECT (VIA disorderly) -> orderly -- (devoid of violence or disruption; "an orderly crowd confronted the president")

Similarity of adj rough-and-tumble

1 sense of rough-and-tumble

Sense 1
rough-and-tumble, bare-knuckle, bare-knuckled -- (characterized by disorderly action and disregard for rules; "a rough-and-tumble fight"; "rough-and-tumble politics"; "undisguised bare-knuckle capitalism")
       => disorderly (vs. orderly) -- (undisciplined and unruly; "disorderly youths"; "disorderly conduct")

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