Word forms: scrums
1. countable noun In rugby, a scrum is a tight group formed by players from both sides pushing against each other with their heads down in an attempt to get the ball. 2. countable noun [usu sing]
A scrum is a group of people who are close together and pushing against each other. [British] [+ of] ⇒ She pushed through the scrum of photographers. [+ of] ⇒ ...the scrum of shoppers.
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