altercate

verb al·ter·cate \ ˈȯl-tər-ˌkāt \

Definition of altercate

altercated; altercating
intransitive verb
:to dispute angrily or noisily :wrangle

Examples of altercate in a Sentence

  1. this discussion is so silly we might as well altercate on how many angels can dance on the point of a needle

Origin and Etymology of altercate

Latin altercatus, past participle of altercari, from alter other



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