Associations to the word «Quarrel»
Pictures for the word «Quarrel»
QUARREL, noun. A verbal dispute or heated argument.
QUARREL, noun. A ground of dispute or objection; a complaint.
QUARREL, noun. (obsolete) earnest desire or longing.
QUARREL, verb. (intransitive) To disagree.
QUARREL, verb. (intransitive) To contend, argue strongly, squabble.
QUARREL, verb. (intransitive) To find fault; to cavil.
QUARREL, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To argue or squabble with.
QUARREL, noun. A diamond-shaped piece of coloured glass forming part of a stained glass window.
QUARREL, noun. A square tile; quarry tile.
QUARREL, noun. A square-headed arrow for a crossbow.
QUARREL, noun. A small opening in window tracery, of which the cusps etc. make the form nearly square.
QUARREL, noun. A four-sided cutting tool or chisel with a diamond-shaped end.
QUARREL, noun. An angry dispute; "they had a quarrel"; "they had words".
QUARREL, noun. An arrow that is shot from a crossbow; has a head with four edges.
QUARREL, verb. Have a disagreement over something; "We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America"; "These two fellows are always scrapping over something".
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