Definition: Apparatus for raising or lowering heavy weights, consisting
of a rope and pulley blocks; sometimes, the rope and attachments, as
distinct from the block.
Definition: Any instruments of action; an apparatus by which an object
is moved or operated; gear; as, fishing tackle, hunting tackle;
formerly, specifically, weapons.
Definition: The rigging and apparatus of a ship; also, any purchase
where more than one block is used.
Definition: To supply with tackle.
Definition: To fasten or attach, as with a tackle; to harness; as, to
tackle a horse into a coach or wagon.
Definition: To seize; to lay hold of; to grapple; as, a wrestler
tackles his antagonist; a dog tackles the game.
Definition: To begin to deal with; as, to tackle the problem.