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contretemps

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an often noisy or angry expression of differing opinions
  • there was a bit of a contretemps over the seating arrangements for the upcoming wedding

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The first known use of contretemps was in 1769

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“Contretemps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contretemps. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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