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altercation definition

  • noun:
    • A vehement quarrel.
    • Warm assertion in terms; dispute carried on with heat or fury; controversy; wrangle; wordy contest.
    • Warm assertion in words; dispute carried on with heat or fury; controversy; wrangle; wordy competition.
    • The act of altercating; warm assertion in terms; dispute continued with temperature or fury; debate; wrangle.
    • In Roman legislation, the technique of proceeding from the trial of a reason in judge by question and answer. Colquhoun.
    • loud quarrel
    • A vehement quarrel.
    • Warm assertion in terms; dispute carried on with heat or fury; controversy; wrangle; wordy competition.
    • Warm contention in words; dispute carried on with temperature or anger; controversy; wrangle; wordy contest.
    • The work of altercating; warm assertion in words; dispute carried on with heat or anger; debate; wrangle.
    • In Roman legislation, the method of continuing on trial of an underlying cause in judge by question and answer. Colquhoun.
    • loud quarrel
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