Squabbled

Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | News

Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Squabbled'

Squabbled Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Squabble \Squab"ble\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Squabbled; p. pr. & vb. n. Squabbling.] [Cf. dial. Sw. skvabbel a dispute, skvappa to chide.]
  1. To contend for superiority in an unseemly maner; to scuffle; to struggle; to wrangle; to quarrel.
  2. To debate peevishly; to dispute. The sense of these propositions is very plain, though logicians might squabble a whole day whether they should rank them under negative or affirmative. --I. Watts. Syn: To dispute; contend; scuffle; wrangle; quarrel; struggle.
See more meaning on Squabbled...

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Squabbled'


    Words and phrases related to 'Squabbled'



    Squabbled Sample Sentences in News


    • NZ minor party leaders in first TV debate
      SEVEN NZ minor party leaders have squabbled over policy, set out their priorities and managed to behave themselves in the first televised election debate. Read more on this news related to 'Squabbled'

    Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Squabbled'


    Search for more meaning of 'Squabbled' on the web