Meaning of “squabble” in the English Dictionary

"squabble" in British English

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squabblenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈskwɒb.əl/ us /ˈskwɑː.bəl/

an argument over something that is not important:

Polly and Susie were having a squabble about who was going to hold the dog's lead.
verb [ I ] uk us

(Definition of “squabble” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"squabble" in American English

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squabblenoun [ C ]

us /ˈskwɑb·əl/

a disagreement, often about an unimportant matter:

family squabbles with your brothers and sisters
verb [ I ] us /ˈskwɑb·əl/

They squabbled about how the money would be spent.

(Definition of “squabble” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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