tackling (plural tacklings)
- The process by which something is tackled or dealt with.
- 1915, Ford Madox Ford, When Blood is Their Argument: An Analysis of Prussian Culture:
- His struggle with the Church ended in his voyage to Canossa; his tacklings of the problems of industrialism may be said to have reached their high-water mark when, thirty years before this country even approached the problem, […]
- (nautical) The tackle of a vessel.
- The harness for drawing a carriage.