Definitions for altercationˌɔl tərˈkeɪ ʃən

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word altercation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. affray, altercation, fracas(noun)

    noisy quarrel


  1. altercation(Noun)

    Warm contention in words; dispute carried on with heat or anger; controversy; wrangle; wordy contest.

  2. Origin: From altercation, from altercatio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Altercation(noun)

    warm contention in words; dispute carried on with heat or anger; controversy; wrangle; wordy contest


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of altercation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of altercation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rosario Herrera:

    There was an altercation of some kind.

  2. Jeanette Velasquez:

    It started with girls just talking about her, to exchanging words back and forth, to actually the physical altercation.

  3. Matthew Clendennen:

    I was nothing more than a witness that day, i heard gunshots and saw a verbal altercation but beyond that, I was just there.

  4. Los Angeles Police Department:

    During that altercation, at least one less than lethal device was deployed, a Taser, however at this time we still do not know if that Taser did strike the suspect.

  5. David Widener:

    They had agreed to settle it, nothing besides that was said, even leading up to the altercation. They both took their shirts off and appeared like they were going to fight.

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