feud definition, meaning - what is feud in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “feud”

See all translations

feud

noun [C] uk   us   /fjuːd/
an argument that has existed for a long time between two people or groups, causing a lot of anger or violence: a family feud a ten-year-old feud between the two countries a bitter feud over land

feud

verb [I] uk   us   /fjuːd/
to have a feud with someone: They've been feuding with their neighbours for years over a boundary issue.
Translations of “feud”
in Vietnamese mối thù truyền kiếp…
in Spanish enemistad…
in Thai ความอาฆาต…
in Malaysian persengketaan…
in French querelle…
in German die Fehde…
in Chinese (Traditional) 夙怨, 世仇, 長期爭鬥…
in Indonesian dendam kesumat, permusuhan…
in Russian вражда…
in Turkish kan davası, bitmek bilmeyen husumet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 夙怨, 世仇, 长期争斗…
in Polish waśń…
(Definition of feud from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of feud?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “feud” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

prime time

in television and radio broadcasting, the time when the largest number of people are watching or listening

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More