Quarrel

Noun

  • A verbal dispute or heated argument.

    "We got into a silly quarrel about what food to order."

  • A square-headed arrow for a crossbow.
  • (obsolete) earnest desire or longing.
  • A square tile; quarry tile.
  • A four-sided cutting tool or chisel with a diamond-shaped end.
  • A ground of dispute or objection; a complaint.

    "A few customers in the shop had some quarrels with us, so we called for the manager."

  • A diamond-shaped piece of coloured glass forming part of a stained glass window.
  • A small opening in window tracery, of which the cusps etc. make the form nearly square.

Verb

  • (intransitive) To disagree.
  • (transitive, obsolete) To argue or squabble with.
  • (intransitive) To find fault; to cavil.

    "to quarrel with one's lot"

  • (intransitive) To contend, argue strongly, squabble.

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