Definitions and translations for "tackle"

Definition of tackle

Pronunciation
Noun
1. A system of ropes and blocks used to increase the force applied to the free end of the rope.
2. Equipment (rod, reel, line, lure, etc.) used when angling.
3. By extension, any piece of equipment, particularly gadgetry.
4. A play where a player attempts to take control over the ball from an opponent, as in rugby or football.
5. A play where a defender brings the ball carrier to the ground.
6. Any instance in which one person forces another to the ground.
7. The offensive positions between each guard and end: offensive tackle; a person playing that position.
8. The defensive positions between two ends: defensive tackle; a person playing that position.
9. A man's genitalia.
Verb
10. To face or deal with attempting to overcome or fight down
The government's measures to tackle crime were insufficient.
11. To attempt to take away a ball
12. To bring a ball carrier to the ground
13. To "hit on" or pursue a person (male or female) that one is interested in.
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English - English - tackle

Pronunciation
n. equipment, gear (especially for fishing); device for lifting and lowering objects; tools, implements; instance of wrestling another player to the ground (Football)
v. deal with; stop, bring down (as in football); undertake; set about

English - Spanish - tackle

Pronunciation
s. aparejo; placaje, jarcia de labor
v. acometer, abordar, afrontar

English - French - tackle

Pronunciation
n. matériel, équipement; outils, appareils; instruments
v. entreprendre, s'occuper de; empoigner, saisir

English - German - tackle

Pronunciation
n. Ausrüstung; Angriff (Sport); Fassen und Halten (Rugby)
v. angehen; bremsen

English - Indonesian - tackle

Pronunciation
n. perkakas, alat, alat memancing, katrol, takal
v. memegang, menangkap, menangkapi, mengerjakan, melakukan, menyelesaikan, memecahkan, menggasak, mentackle

English - Italian - tackle

Pronunciation
s. attrezzatura, equipaggiamento; (Mar) paranco; (Mecc) taglia; (Sport) tackle, carica, contrasto; placcaggio
v. affrontare, esaminare, trattare; (fam) attaccare; afferrare, abbrancare; venire alle prese con; (Sport) caricare, contrastare; placcare

English - Polish - tackle

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n. sprzęt, aparatura, przybór, talia {techn.}, takelunek, takielunek, chwyt

English - Portuguese - tackle

Pronunciation
s. aparelhagem; instrumentos; equipamento
v. cuidar de; obstruir, parar

English - Romanian - tackle

Pronunciation
n. sculă, unealtă, palan
v. lega, înhăma un cal {fam.}, placa {sport.}, ataca {fig.}, aborda, pune: se pune pe treabă, pune: se pune pe mâncare
a. înaintaş

English - Russian - tackle

Pronunciation
с. принадлежности, инструмент, приспособление, оборудование, снаряжение, такелаж, снасти, тали, полиспаст, сложный блок, игрок
г. хватать, схватить, отбирать, пытаться убедить, пытаться удержать, энергично браться, биться, закреплять снастями, перехватывать

English - Turkish - tackle

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f. başarmak, becermek, yakalamak, topu ayağından almak, uğraşmak, ele almak, girişmek, koyulmak
i. takım, donanım, koşum takımı, palanga, tutma, durdurma, iç oyuncu [amer. fut.]

English - Ukrainian - tackle

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n. приладдя, снасть: рибальські снасті, упряж, такелаж, інструмент, снасть
v. хапати, зустрічати вороже, енергійно братися, прив'язувати, заходитися

English - Dutch - tackle

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zn. tuig, gerei; takel; talie
ww. zorgen voor, in de hand nemen; tegenhouden

English - Greek - tackle

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επίθ. εξάρτια
ουσ. σύνεργα ψαρικής, συσκευή, ανυψωτήρ
ρήμ. δράττομαι, πιάνω, επιχειρώ

Italian - French - tackle

Pronunciation
(sport - calcio) tacle (m); plaquage (m)

Dutch - French - tackle

Pronunciation
(sport - voetbal) tacle (m); plaquage (m)

English - Arabic - tackle

Pronunciation
‏حبال أشرعة، بكرة، إصطدام بكرة القدم، عدة، توقيف الخصم‏
‏عالج مشكلة، حجز، أوقف الخصم في الرياضة، قال كلمة، بدأ، إستعرض، شرع‏

English - Chinese - tackle

Pronunciation
(名) 工具, 滑车, 复滑车
(动) 固定, 处理, 应付; 捉住, 扭倒, 扭住

English - Chinese - tackle

Pronunciation
(名) 工具, 滑車, 複滑車
(動) 固定, 處理, 應付; 捉住, 扭倒, 扭住

English - Hindi - tackle

Pronunciation
n. साज़-समान, सामग्री, जहाज़ की रस्सियां
v. जहाज़ की रस्सियां लगाना, पकड़ना

English - Japanese - tackle

Pronunciation
(動) 取り組む; 組み付く; タックルする(フットボール); 引き受ける; 設定する
(名) 道具; 巻き揚げ装置(特に釣り); タックル(フットボール); 持ち上げたり巻き上げたりする装置

English - Korean - tackle

Pronunciation
명. 도구, 연장 (특히 낙시용); 물건을 들어올리고 내리는 장치; 상대선수를 바닥에 쓰러 뜨리는 경우( 축구)
동. 대결하다, 승강이 하다, 처리하다; 태클하다 ( 축구), 저지시키다; 붙잡다; 고정하다

English - Vietnamese - tackle

Pronunciation
n. dụng cụ, sự bắt lại
v. buộc ngựa vào xe, nắm chặt
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Synonyms for tackle
1. ropes and pulleys: pulleys, crane, left, derrick
2. equipment: gear, rigging, paraphernalia, outfit, trappings, accoutrements
3. downing a player: lunge, seizure, plunge
4. football player: linesman, giant
5. undertake: dig in, attempt, endeavour, plunge into
6. bring to the ground: bring down, grapple, seize, down, grab
Verb forms for tackle
Present participle: tackling
Present: tackle (3.person: tackles)
Past: tackled
Future: will tackle
Present conditional: would tackle
Present Perfect: have tackled (3.person: has tackled)
Past Perfect: had tackled
Future Perfect: will have tackled
Past conditional: would have tackled