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quarrel

noun [C] uk   /ˈkwɒr.əl/ us    /ˈkwɔːr-/
B2 an angry disagreement between two or more people or groups: They had a bitter quarrel about/over some money three years ago and they haven't spoken to each other since. We have no quarrel with the people of your country (= we have no reason to disagree with or dislike them). They seem to have patched up their quarrel (= finished their disagreement and started to be friendly).

quarrel

verb [I] uk   /ˈkwɒr.əl/ us    /ˈkwɔːr-/ (-ll- or US usually -l-)
B2 to have an angry disagreement with someone: What did you quarrel about/over? She quarrelled with everyone in the village.
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of quarrel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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