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Another toughie is tackling difficult questions or requests, especially pleas from kids for their divorced parents to reconcile.
But women comics have been tackling the subject in their sets for years.
An old statute term for the tackling or furniture of a ship.
He was tackling a delicate job—like juggling a car-load of dynamite.
The fatigued remnant of the cavalry division now engaged in tackling the reinforcements that Cronje had so ardently expected.
Then I wish you'd stay out a few minutes and let me try to show you about tackling.
He was one of the bigger kids there already, and he was fond of "accidentally" tackling you at the end of a chase.
mid-13c., "apparatus, gear," from Middle Dutch or Middle Low German takel "the rigging of a ship," perhaps related to Middle Dutch taken "grasp, seize" (see take (v.)), or perhaps from root of tack (n.1). Meaning "apparatus for fishing" is recorded from late 14c. The noun meaning "act of tackling" in the sporting sense is recorded from 1876 (see tackle (v.)); as the name of a position in North American football, it is recorded from 1884.
mid-14c., "entangle, involve," from tackle (n.). Sense of "to furnish (a ship) with tackles" is from c.1400; meaning "to harness a horse" is recorded from 1714. The meaning "lay hold of, come to grips with, attack" is attested from 1828, described by Webster that year as "a common popular use of the word in New England, though not elegant;" figurative sense of "try to deal with" (a task or problem) is from 1840. The verb in the sporting sense first recorded 1867. Related: Tackled; tackling.
(Isa. 33:23), the ropes attached to the mast of a ship. In Acts 27:19 this word means generally the furniture of the ship or the "gear" (27:17), all that could be removed from the ship.