pick a fight/quarrel

idiom

Definition of pick a fight/quarrel

: to deliberately start a fight with someone She sometimes picked fights with other girls at school.

Learn More About pick a fight/quarrel

Dictionary Entries Near pick a fight/quarrel

pick a fight

pick a fight/quarrel

pickage

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for pick a fight/quarrel

Cite this Entry

“Pick a fight/quarrel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pick%20a%20fight%2Fquarrel. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!