Definition of quarrel:
- A breach of concord, amity, or obligation; a falling out; a difference; a disagreement; an antagonism in opinion, feeling, or conduct; esp., an angry dispute, contest, or strife; a brawl; an altercation.
- A four- sided cutting tool or chisel having a diamond- shaped end.
- A glazier's diamond.
- A small opening in window tracery, of which the cusps, etc., make the form nearly square.
- A square of glass, esp. when set diagonally.
- A square or lozenge- shaped paving tile.
- An arrow for a crossbow; - so named because it commonly had a square head.
- Any small square or quadrangular member
- Earnest desire or longing.
- Ground of objection, dislike, difference, or hostility; cause of dispute or contest; occasion of altercation.
- One who quarrels or wrangles; one who is quarrelsome.
- To compel by a quarrel; as, to quarrel a man out of his estate or rights.
- To dispute angrily, or violently; to wrangle; to scold; to altercate; to contend; to fight.
- To find fault; to cavil; as, to quarrel with one's lot.
- To quarrel with.
- To violate concord or agreement; to have a difference; to fall out; to be or become antagonistic.
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- contend (part of speech: verb)
- contention (part of speech: noun)