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affray

noun, chiefly British

Synonyms and Antonyms of affray

  1. a rough and often noisy fight usually involving several people <an affray broke out in the parking lot when someone shouted a racial slur> Synonyms brawl [chiefly British], broil, donnybrook, fracas, fray, free-for-all, melee (also mêlée), rough-and-tumble, row, ruckus, ructionRelated Words battle, clash, combat, conflict, contest, fisticuffs, handgrips, hassle, scrap, scrimmage, scuffle, skirmish, struggle, tussle; horseplay, roughhousing; altercation, argument, dispute, kickup, quarrel, spat, squabble, tiff, wrangle




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