Definitions for altercationˌɔl tərˈkeɪ ʃən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

al•ter•ca•tionˌɔl tərˈkeɪ ʃən(n.)

  1. a heated or angry dispute; noisy argument or controversy.

Origin of altercation:

1350–1400; ME < L

Princeton's WordNet

  1. affray, altercation, fracas(noun)

    noisy quarrel

Wiktionary

  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

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