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  • nounfight, often verbal
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Synonyms for altercation

noun fight, often verbal
  • argument
  • bickering
  • blowup
  • brawl
  • flap
  • fracas
  • quarrel
  • run-in
  • tiff
  • wrangle
  • beef
  • brush
  • combat
  • contest
  • controversy
  • dispute
  • embroilment
  • fuss
  • go
  • hassle
  • row
  • rumble
  • set-to
  • words
  • bone of contention
  • squabbling

Antonyms for altercation

  • agreement
  • calm
  • harmony
  • peace
  • accord
  • quiet
  • concord
  • union
  • unity
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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bone of contention

noun. difference of opinion

brawl

noun. nasty fight

break

noun. change from friendly to unfriendly relationship
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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