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Definitions for fracas
ˈfreɪ kəs, ˈfræk əs; Brit. ˈfræk ɑfra·cas

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. affray, altercation, fracas(noun)

    noisy quarrel

Wiktionary

  1. fracas(Noun)

    A noisy disorderly quarrel, fight, brawl, disturbance or scrap.

  2. Origin: From fracas, from fracasso, from fracassare, from infra- + cassare, from quassare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fracas(verb)

    an uproar; a noisy quarrel; a disturbance; a brawl

  2. Origin: [F., crash, din, tumult, It. fracasso, fr. fracassare to break in pieces, perh. fr. fra within, among (L. infra) + cassare to annul, cashier. Cf. Cashier, v. t.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fracas

    fra-kä′, n. uproar: a noisy quarrel. [Fr.,—It. fracassofracassare, to make an uproar.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fracas in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fracas in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of fracas in a Sentence

  1. Jose Blanco:

    It seemed to take many by surprise during the recent fracas over iron ore pricing that China was negotiating directly with Brazilian iron ore giant Vale to build alternative supply.

  2. Joe Chandler:

    Having subtracted myself from this political fracas and all of the mayhem of the digital media, I kind of found the center of the cyclone, it is very peaceful in my bubble of ignorance.

  3. The Tanzanian source:

    Emwazi was never tortured in Tanzania, in fact, (he and his friends) caused a fracas at the airport after being told they were prohibited from entering the country due to the presence of an immigration stop order against their entry.

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