What does altercation mean?

Definitions for altercation
ˌɔl tərˈkeɪ ʃənal·ter·ca·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word altercation.

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

How to pronounce altercation?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say altercation in sign language?

  1. altercation

Numerology

  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

Examples of altercation in a Sentence

  1. Rosario Herrera:

    There was an altercation of some kind.

  2. Philip Francisco:

    There was an altercation and shots were exchanged.

  3. Dean Whiteside:

    I could see [an altercation] brewing up, that’s the reason I got my phone out, ready to film it.

  4. Officer Jarius Daugherty:

    Officers were unable to determine the primary aggressor of the altercation, so both parties were charged with battery.

  5. Jeanette Velasquez:

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

Images & Illustrations of altercation

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