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feud

noun

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a long and angry conflict between two people or two groups
  • The workers' feud with management concerns health benefits and pay increases.
  • Because of a family feud, they did not see each other for a decade.

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The first known use of feud was in the 15th century

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“Feud.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/feud. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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