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(Entry 1 of 4)

1 a series of people or things arranged side by side
  • stood in a row to have their picture taken
  • three rows of eight jelly beans equals 24 jelly beans

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2 a passage cleared for public vehicular travel
  • drive up Market Row and turn left

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1 a rough and often noisy fight usually involving several people
  • a county fair that had a long history of bloody rows

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2 a state of noisy, confused activity
  • the combination of drums and shouting contributed to the awful row

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3 an often noisy or angry expression of differing opinions
  • he had a row with his girlfriend yesterday, and now they aren't speaking

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Synonyms of row (Entry 3 of 4)

to move a boat by means of oars
  • rowed around the lake

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Synonyms & Antonyms of row (Entry 4 of 4)

to express different opinions about something often angrily
  • the couple rows all the time, and yet they seem happy together

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The first known use of row was before the 12th century

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“Row.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/row. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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