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brawls

noun
plural of brawl

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a rough and often noisy fight usually involving several people
  • they were thrown out of the party after starting a brawl

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2 an often noisy or angry expression of differing opinions
  • the student drama society's decision to put on the controversial play prompted a brawl at the school board meeting

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3 loud, confused, and usually inharmonious sound
  • we could hear the brawl of the river rapids ahead of us before we could actually see them

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brawls

verb
present tense third-person singular of brawl

Synonyms & Antonyms of brawls (Entry 2 of 2)

to express different opinions about something often angrily
  • the Wilsons were always loudly brawling, and the neighbors were always shutting their windows

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“Brawls.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/brawls. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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