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Synonyms for squabble
ˈskwɒb əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bicker, bickering, spat, tiff, squabble, pettifoggery, fuss(verb)

    a quarrel about petty points

    dither, pettifoggery, hustle, flap, bicker, tiff, hassle, stir, flurry, bother, ado, tizzy, bustle, pother, gaiter, trouble, spat, fuss, bickering

  2. quibble, niggle, pettifog, bicker, squabble, brabble(verb)

    argue over petty things

    "Let's not quibble over pennies"

    niggle, quibble, fuss, pettifog, fret, brabble, bicker

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. squabble(v. n.)

    quarrel, wrangle, dispute, contend, fight, jangle, TIFF

  2. squabble(n.)

    brawl, wrangle, dispute, petty quarrel

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. squabble(n)

    wrangle, dispute, altercation, quarrel

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "squabble":

    squabbling, bickering, wrangling, quibbling

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How to use squabble in a sentence?

  1. State John Kerry:

    You can squabble maybe with the choice of words.

  2. Winston Churchill:

    The eagle has ceased to scream, but the parrots will now begin to chatter. The war of the giants is over and the pigmies will now start to squabble.

  3. Jacob Wallenberg:

    It sort of boils down to that we are not personally owners of this. We can not run into the squabble part, I have to go to a job and earn Jacob Wallenberg living, like everyone else.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    When two women get into quarrel, the truth of both females' real nature comes out often faster than when two men fight or a man and woman squabble.

  5. Marie Waldron:

    Californians in fire areas have lost everything, they should not be victimized again because of a political squabble.

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    Synonym for Oxymoron
    • A. Stupid
    • B. Ignorant
    • C. Demented
    • D. Contradictory

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