Examples of dustup in a Sentence
He had a dustup with a guy in the bar.
he came home with a black eye from the dustup at the bar
Recent Examples of dustup from the Web
Since the dustup over the Veterans Affairs nomination, White House legislative officials have been quiet about Mr. Dunkin’s prospects of gaining confirmation, these people said.
Beijing has used such tactics in dustups with various countries, including South Korea, Australia and Norway.
Kemp was ejected, along with Texas catcher Robinson Chirinos, for their dustup to end the third inning.
The dustup started when Intel, the world’s leading chipmaker, gave a keynote address at the Computex trade show in Taiwan Tuesday, just a few hours before AMD took the stage.
Similar early efforts on neutrality caused a dustup in 1912, reported the Chicago Tribune.
On a scale from zero to influencing the outcome of the United States presidential election, the Twitter dustup that threatens to engulf 76ers front-office boss Bryan Colangelo is small potatoes indeed.
Mirigian seemed to have already put her dustup with the feds behind her.
Speaking of library dustups: The Shaker Heights Library's request to increase property taxes to improve services continues to divide the city - and even households, as this picture shows.
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DUSTUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dustup for English Language Learners
: a fight or loud argument
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