Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / quarrelling
FEEDBACK

quarrelling

See definition of quarrelling on Dictionary.com

synonyms for quarrelling

  • argue
  • bicker
  • break with
  • carp
  • complain
  • differ
  • fall out
  • feud
  • spar
  • squabble
  • tangle
  • wrangle
  • altercate
  • battle
  • brawl
  • bump
  • caterwaul
  • cavil
  • charge
  • clash
  • collide
  • contend
  • contest
  • disapprove
  • dispute
  • dissent
  • divide
  • embroil
  • fight
  • hassle
  • row
  • scrap
  • spat
  • strive
  • struggle
  • vary
  • war
  • be at loggerheads
  • cross swords
  • find fault
  • get tough with
  • have it out
  • have words
  • lock horns
  • mix it up
  • object to
  • set to
  • take exception
  • take on
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for quarrelling

MOST RELEVANT
  • agree
  • concur
  • harmonize
  • ignore
  • approve
  • endorse
  • give in
  • give up
  • keep
  • make peace
  • retreat
  • sanction
  • surrender
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING quarrelling

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Cuddle Up! A Cozy Quiz On Fall Words Has Arrived
START THE QUIZ

How to use quarrelling in a sentence

Rumors of romance and quarrels of trail couples become soap-opera fodder, gossip that allows people to while away hours of pointless ups and downs.
WHAT IT’S LIKE TO FALL IN LOVE ON A LONG HIKEGRAYSON HAVER CURRINFEBRUARY 13, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
A little boy had been quarrelling with his sister named Muriel just before going to bed.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Instead of profiting by the advice of those able soldiers, Lannes and Ney, he spent his time quarrelling with them.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
A little quarrelling or fighting, or playing at cards, was apparently no offence.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
I have lived a great deal among the people and observed them, and have often seen anger and quarrelling, but never fighting.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
Richard so disgusted him that he felt if he did not quit his company soon, he would be quarrelling with him himself.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
Then a harsh quarrelling of dogs—Christian dogs—arose in the distance and died away, and again there was night and silence.
HILDASARAH JEANETTE DUNCAN
They were undeniably rowdy and turbulent, however; quarrelling among themselves almost as much as they did with the Kurds!
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
"Be quiet, you two geese, and don't spoil this lovely day by quarrelling," admonished Dora.
THE STORY OF THE BIG FRONT DOORMARY FINLEY LEONARD
All the time they were playing the Queen never left off quarrelling with the other players, and shouting 'Off with his head!'
ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLANDLEWIS CARROLL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORD OF THE DAY

muliebritynoun | [myoo-lee-eb-ri-tee ]SEE DEFINITION