HyperDic: quarrel

English > 3 senses of the word quarrel:
VERBcommunicationquarrel, dispute, scrap, argufy, altercatehave a disagreement over something
NOUNcommunicationquarrel, wrangle, row, words, run-in, dustupan angry dispute
artifactquarrelan arrow that is shot from a crossbow
quarrel > pronunciation
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > quarrel: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningAn angry dispute.
Example"they had a quarrel"
Synonymswrangle, row, words, run-in, dustup
Narroweraffray, altercation, fracasnoisy quarrel
bicker, bickering, spat, tiff, squabble, pettifoggery, fussA quarrel about petty points
bust-upA serious quarrel (especially one that ends a friendship)
Broaderdispute, difference, difference of opinion, conflictA disagreement or argument about something important
Spanishaltercado, brega, camorra, choque, discusión, disputa, dustup, encontrón, palabras, pelea, pelotera, pleito, reyerta, riña, roce, trifulca
Catalanbaralla, batussa, brega, disputa, dustup, renyina
Verbsquarrelhave a disagreement over something
English > quarrel: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningAn arrow that is shot from a crossbow; has a head with four edges.
BroaderarrowA projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other
English > quarrel: 3 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningHave a disagreement over something.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
ModelSam and Sue quarrel; Sam wants to quarrel with Sue
Example"We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America"
Synonymsdispute, scrap, argufy, altercate
Narrowerbrawl, wrangleTo quarrel noisily, angrily or disruptively
fall outHave a breach in relations / relations
polemize, polemise, polemicize, polemiciseEngage in a controversy
spatEngage in a brief and petty quarrel
Broaderargue, contend, debate, fenceHave an argument about something
Spanishaltercar, discutirse, disputar, pelearse
Catalanbarallar-se, discutir-se, discutir, disputar
Nounsquarrelan angry dispute
quarreler, quarrellera disputant who quarrels

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