Meaning of scrimmage
Pronunciation: (skrim'ij), [key]
— n., v., -maged, -mag•ing.
- a rough or vigorous struggle.
- the action that takes place between the teams from the moment the ball is snapped until it is declared dead. Cf.line of scrimmage.
- a practice session or informal game, as that played between two units of the same team.
- to engage in a scrimmage.
- scrimmage (Thesaurus)