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synonyms for spats

  • altercation
  • bickering
  • brouhaha
  • difference of opinion
  • disagreement
  • discord
  • falling-out
  • feud
  • flare-up
  • fracas
  • friction
  • misunderstanding
  • run-in
  • squabble
  • strife
  • tiff
  • argument
  • beef
  • conflict
  • dissension
  • embroilment
  • fuss
  • hubbub
  • miff
  • row
  • rumpus
  • words
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antonyms for spats

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  • agreement
  • concord
  • concurrence
  • harmony
  • peace
  • calm
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How to use spats in a sentence

We heard nothing further from Mr. Dismuke, the portly gentleman in the tan spats, though he still stayed on at the Bullard.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
A blue serge suit, white spats on brown boots, a Panama hat, gloves and—what he was never without—a smoothly-rolled umbrella.
THE PAGAN'S CUPFERGUS HUME
She could have spats enough with that horrid, spiteful Cuban girl, but there was no fun in those; just cold, sneering hatefulness.
THREE MARGARETSLAURA E. RICHARDS
He might wear overwhelmingly correct afternoon attire, with spats and a monocle on a wide ribbon.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
The President was garbed in a neutral-tinted lounge-suit and wore a dark fawn overcoat and dove-coloured spats.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL 150, FEBRUARY 9, 1916VARIOUS
No cut in pennies and little dressing and choose wide soles and little spats really little spices.
TENDER BUTTONSGERTRUDE STEIN
He sat down to a gathering applause that began with a few faint hand-spats and ended in a tumult of cheering.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF LAKEVILLE HIGHLESLIE W. QUIRK
It grew positively diabolic as Mr. Ebling took a silk handkerchief from his sleeve and began flicking dust from his spats.
I WALKED IN ARDENJACK CRAWFORD
I wondered whether the repressive influence lay in the spats or the purple cravat with the yellow spots.
THE BELOVD VAGABONDWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The sight of the umbrella alone made one feel moist, to say nothing of the spats.
THE BELOVD VAGABONDWILLIAM J. LOCKE
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