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fray

see definition of fray
  • nounfight, battle
  • verbshred, come apart
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Synonyms for fray

noun fight, battle
  • fracas
  • melee
  • affray
  • brawl
  • broil
  • brouhaha
  • clash
  • combat
  • conflict
  • contest
  • disturbance
  • engagement
  • quarrel
  • riot
  • row
  • ruckus
  • rumble
  • rumpus
  • scuffle
  • set-to
  • battle royal
  • donnybrook

Antonyms for fray

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

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action

noun. an aggressive military deed
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  • engagement
  • fight
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  • skirmish
  • warfare

battle

noun. military fight

battles

noun. military fight

brawl

noun. nasty fight

clash

noun. disagreement or fight, often brief

clashes

noun. disagreement or fight, often brief
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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