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quarrel

noun [C]  us   /ˈkwɑr·əl, ˈkwɔr-/
an angry disagreement between people, groups, or countries: A big family quarrel left Judith and me in tears.

quarrel

verb [I]  us   /ˈkwɑr·əl, ˈkwɔr-/
to disagree with someone in an angry, often loud way: We heard our neighbors quarreling about/over money.
Translations of “quarrel”
in Arabic جِدال, شِجار…
in Korean 말다툼…
in Malaysian pergaduhan…
in French dispute…
in Turkish tartışma, münakaşa, ağız kavgası…
in Italian litigio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爭吵,不和…
in Russian ссора, спор…
in Polish kłótnia, sprzeczka…
in Vietnamese sự cãi nhau…
in Spanish pelea, riña…
in Portuguese briga, discórdia, discussão…
in Thai การทะเลาะ…
in German der Streit…
in Catalan baralla, discussió…
in Japanese 口論, 言い合い…
in Indonesian pertengkaran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 争吵,不和…
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