This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Squabble synonyms

Sorting by
Votes
The act of wrangling.
0
0
  1. The act of wrangling.
  2. An angry, noisy dispute or quarrel
Petty quarreling. Usually considered a childish behaviour, although often applied to adults.
0
0
  1. Petty quarreling. Usually considered a childish behaviour, although often applied to adults.
A dispute or disagreement, esp. one marked by anger and deep resentment
0
0
  1. A dispute or disagreement, esp. one marked by anger and deep resentment
  2. A reason for a dispute or argument:
  3. An angry dispute; an altercation.
A larva of an oyster or similar bivalve that has settled by attaching to a surface.
0
0
  1. A larva of an oyster or similar bivalve that has settled by attaching to a surface.
  2. A cloth or leather gaiter covering the shoe upper and the ankle and fastening under the shoe with a strap:
  3. (Informal) A brief, petty quarrel or dispute
To give evidence of; indicate:
0
0
  1. To give evidence of; indicate:
  2. To try to prove by giving reasons; maintain; contend
  3. To put forth reasons for or against something:
(Intransitive) To not agree (harmonize).
0
0
  1. (Intransitive) To not agree (harmonize).
  2. To be harmful or give distress or discomfort, specif. physical discomfort
  3. To have a differing opinion:
To try to extinguish (an uncontrolled fire).
0
0
  1. To try to extinguish (an uncontrolled fire).
  2. To cause to fight; manage (a boxer, gamecock, etc.)
  3. To struggle or work hard in trying to beat or overcome someone or something; contend
To try to prove by giving reasons; maintain; contend
0
0
  1. To try to prove by giving reasons; maintain; contend
  2. To put forth reasons for or against something:
  3. To engage in a quarrel; dispute.
To move or flow with a rippling or gurgling sound.
0
0
  1. To move or flow with a rippling or gurgling sound.
  2. To engage in a bad-tempered quarrel, often in a petty manner over something trivial; squabble.
  3. To have a petty quarrel; squabble
To hold to be a fact; assert
0
0
  1. To hold to be a fact; assert
  2. To strive in controversy or debate; dispute.
  3. To strive in combat; fight
To quarrel angrily.
0
0
  1. To quarrel angrily.
  2. To engage in discussion or argument; debate.
  3. To argue; debate
To take part in a physical struggle or battle; struggle
0
0
  1. To take part in a physical struggle or battle; struggle
  2. To struggle or work hard in trying to beat or overcome someone or something; contend
  3. To argue or quarrel; dispute
To find fault or disagree:
0
0
  1. To find fault or disagree:
  2. To have a heated dispute or disagreement, often, specif., with a resultant breach in friendship
  3. To engage in a quarrel; dispute angrily.
To argue or find fault over trivial matters or minor concerns; cavil.
0
0
  1. To argue or find fault over trivial matters or minor concerns; cavil.
  2. To evade the truth of a point under discussion by caviling; resort to a quibble
To engage in a brief quarrel.
0
0
  1. To engage in a brief quarrel.
  2. To strike with a quick, slapping sound
  3. (Informal) To engage in a spat, or quarrel
(Obsolete) To deck out; to dress.
0
0
  1. (Obsolete) To deck out; to dress.
  2. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
  3. To quarrel.
To manage or control (something, especially an animal), as on a movie set:
0
0
  1. To manage or control (something, especially an animal), as on a movie set:
  2. To attempt to deal with or understand something; contend or struggle:
  3. To argue; dispute
To argue or fight:
0
0
  1. To argue or fight:
  2. To annoy, harass, etc.
  3. To have a hassle
To be or become entangled.
0
0
  1. To be or become entangled.
  2. To involve in a complicated situation or in circumstances from which it is difficult to disengage:
  3. (Informal) To fight, quarrel, or argue
A vehement quarrel.
0
0
  1. A vehement quarrel.
  2. An angry or heated argument
A summary or short statement of the plot or subject of a literary work.
0
0
  1. A summary or short statement of the plot or subject of a literary work.
  2. (--- Archaic) A reason or matter for dispute or contention:
  3. (Linguistics) A word, phrase, or clause in a semantic relation with a word or phrase and that helps complete the meaning of that word or phrase, such as a noun phrase that is the object of a verb. The clause that we go is an argument of the verb suggest in the sentence I suggest that we go.
(Archaic) A skirmish or quarrel
0
0
  1. (Archaic) A skirmish or quarrel
  2. An angry quarrel; a squabble.
  3. A small wooden vessel made of staves and hoops, like a tub.
A sharp disagreement; conflict
0
0
  1. A sharp disagreement; conflict
  2. A violent conflict or confrontation.
  3. A loud, harsh noise, such as that made by two metal objects in collision.
A striving to win in competition; rivalry:
0
0
  1. A striving to win in competition; rivalry:
  2. A statement or point that one argues for as true or valid
  3. The act of contending; strife, struggle, controversy, dispute, quarrel, etc.
A difference in views, especially in public, between individuals taking opposite sides on a particular issue.
0
0
  1. A difference in views, especially in public, between individuals taking opposite sides on a particular issue.
  2. The act or practice of engaging in such disputes:
  3. In constitutional law, an actual, definite, and concrete dispute over legal rights between parties with adverse interests wherein one party is seeking an adjudication of the dispute and specific relief of a conclusive nature. Also called case or controversy requirement. See also adversary proceeding.
A discussion involving opposing points; an argument.
0
0
  1. A discussion involving opposing points; an argument.
  2. Deliberation; consideration:
  3. Discussion or consideration of opposing reasons; argument about or deliberation on a question
A troublesome or embarrassing state of affairs, especially of financial affairs:
0
0
  1. A troublesome or embarrassing state of affairs, especially of financial affairs:
  2. The condition or quality of being difficult:
  3. Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
Refusal to agree or comply
0
0
  1. Refusal to agree or comply
  2. Failure to agree; difference; incongruity; discrepancy
  3. A quarrel or dispute
(Obs.) A fight
0
0
  1. (Obs.) A fight
  2. A verbal controversy; a debate.
  3. A disputing; argument; debate
Power or readiness to fight; pugnacious spirit
0
0
  1. Power or readiness to fight; pugnacious spirit
  2. A confrontation between opposing groups in which each attempts to harm or gain power over the other, as with bodily force or weapons.
  3. A quarrel or conflict:
A controversial argument, especially one refuting or attacking a specific opinion or doctrine.
0
0
  1. A controversial argument, especially one refuting or attacking a specific opinion or doctrine.
  2. An argument or controversial discussion
  3. A person engaged in or inclined to controversy, argument, or refutation.
A reason for a dispute or argument:
0
0
  1. A reason for a dispute or argument:
  2. An angry dispute; an altercation.
  3. A dispute or disagreement, esp. one marked by anger and deep resentment
A quarrel or argument.
0
0
  1. A quarrel or argument.
  2. (Informal) A quarrel, fight, etc.
  3. An encounter; a scrape or brush; especially one involving trouble or difficulty.
A gaiterlike covering for the instep and ankle, usually of heavy cloth
0
0
  1. A gaiterlike covering for the instep and ankle, usually of heavy cloth
  2. (Informal) A brief, petty quarrel or dispute
  3. A larva of an oyster or similar bivalve that has settled by attaching to a surface.
A petty quarrel.
0
0
  1. A petty quarrel.
  2. A slight quarrel; spat
  3. A little drink of weak liquor or punch
A speech sound, or series of such sounds, serving to communicate meaning and consisting of at least one base morpheme with or without prefixes or suffixes; unit of language between the morpheme and the sentence
0
0
  1. A speech sound, or series of such sounds, serving to communicate meaning and consisting of at least one base morpheme with or without prefixes or suffixes; unit of language between the morpheme and the sentence
  2. A command or direction; an order:
  3. An assurance or promise; sworn intention:
The act of wrangling.
0
0
  1. The act of wrangling.
  2. An angry, noisy argument or dispute.
A troublesome situation
0
0
  1. A troublesome situation
  2. Trouble; bother.
  3. An argument or a fight.
Any of a genus (Rheum) of perennial, large-leaved plants of the buckwheat family; esp., the domestic pieplant (R. rhaponticum), having large, cordate leaf blades borne on long, thick stalks: the stalks are cooked into a sauce or baked in pies, but the blades are poisonous
0
0
  1. Any of a genus (Rheum) of perennial, large-leaved plants of the buckwheat family; esp., the domestic pieplant (R. rhaponticum), having large, cordate leaf blades borne on long, thick stalks: the stalks are cooked into a sauce or baked in pies, but the blades are poisonous
  2. A preparation made from the dried rhizomes and roots of any of several plants of the genus Rheum, especially R. palmatum or R. officinale of East Asia, used as a laxative.
  3. (Informal) A quarrel, fight, or heated discussion.
(Informal) An argument or altercation.
0
0
  1. (Informal) An argument or altercation.
  2. An intertwisted, confused mass of things, as string, branches, etc.; snarl
  3. (Informal) A fight, quarrel, or argument
Find another word for squabble. In this page you can discover 49 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for squabble, like: wrangle, bickering, quarrel, spat, argue, disagree, fight, dispute, quarrel, quarrel and argue.