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brawl

 (brôl)
n.
1. A noisy quarrel or fight.
2. Slang A loud party.
intr.v. brawled, brawl·ing, brawls
To quarrel or fight noisily.

[Middle English braul, from braullen, to quarrel.]

brawl′er n.
brawl′ing·ly adv.
Synonyms: brawl, donnybrook, fracas, fray1, free-for-all, melee, scrap2, scrape, scuffle1
These nouns denote a noisy, disorderly, and often violent quarrel or fight: a barroom brawl; a vicious legal donnybrook; a fracas among prison inmates; eager for the fray; a free-for-all in the schoolyard; police plunging into the melee; a scrap between opposing players; a scrape that took place at the mall; a scuffle that broke out in the courtroom.

brawl

(brɔːl)
n
1. a loud disagreement or fight
2. slang US an uproarious party
vb (intr)
3. to quarrel or fight noisily; squabble
4. (esp of water) to flow noisily
[C14: probably related to Dutch brallen to boast, behave aggressively]
ˈbrawler n
ˈbrawling n, adj

brawl

(brɔːl)
n
(Dancing) a dance: the English version of the branle

brawl

(brɔl)
n.
1. a noisy fight or quarrel, esp. in a public place.
2. a bubbling or roaring noise; clamor.
3. Slang. a large, noisy party.
v.i.
4. to fight or quarrel angrily and noisily; wrangle.
5. to make a bubbling or roaring noise, as water flowing over a rocky bed.
[1350–1400; Middle English: to raise a clamor]
brawl′er, n.
brawl′y, adj.

brawl


Past participle: brawled
Gerund: brawling

Imperative
brawl
brawl
Present
I brawl
you brawl
he/she/it brawls
we brawl
you brawl
they brawl
Preterite
I brawled
you brawled
he/she/it brawled
we brawled
you brawled
they brawled
Present Continuous
I am brawling
you are brawling
he/she/it is brawling
we are brawling
you are brawling
they are brawling
Present Perfect
I have brawled
you have brawled
he/she/it has brawled
we have brawled
you have brawled
they have brawled
Past Continuous
I was brawling
you were brawling
he/she/it was brawling
we were brawling
you were brawling
they were brawling
Past Perfect
I had brawled
you had brawled
he/she/it had brawled
we had brawled
you had brawled
they had brawled
Future
I will brawl
you will brawl
he/she/it will brawl
we will brawl
you will brawl
they will brawl
Future Perfect
I will have brawled
you will have brawled
he/she/it will have brawled
we will have brawled
you will have brawled
they will have brawled
Future Continuous
I will be brawling
you will be brawling
he/she/it will be brawling
we will be brawling
you will be brawling
they will be brawling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been brawling
you have been brawling
he/she/it has been brawling
we have been brawling
you have been brawling
they have been brawling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been brawling
you will have been brawling
he/she/it will have been brawling
we will have been brawling
you will have been brawling
they will have been brawling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been brawling
you had been brawling
he/she/it had been brawling
we had been brawling
you had been brawling
they had been brawling
Conditional
I would brawl
you would brawl
he/she/it would brawl
we would brawl
you would brawl
they would brawl
Past Conditional
I would have brawled
you would have brawled
he/she/it would have brawled
we would have brawled
you would have brawled
they would have brawled
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brawl - an uproarious partybrawl - an uproarious party      
party - an occasion on which people can assemble for social interaction and entertainment; "he planned a party to celebrate Bastille Day"
2.brawl - a noisy fight in a crowd
fighting, combat, fight, scrap - the act of fighting; any contest or struggle; "a fight broke out at the hockey game"; "there was fighting in the streets"; "the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap"
Verb1.brawl - to quarrel noisily, angrily or disruptively; "The bar keeper threw them out, but they continued to wrangle on down the street"
altercate, argufy, quarrel, scrap, dispute - have a disagreement over something; "We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America"; "These two fellows are always scrapping over something"

brawl

noun
1. fight, battle, row (informal), clash, disorder, scrap (informal), fray, squabble, wrangle, skirmish, scuffle, punch-up (Brit. informal), free-for-all (informal), fracas, altercation, rumpus, broil, tumult, affray (Law), shindig (informal), donnybrook, ruckus (informal), scrimmage, shindy (informal), bagarre (French), melee or mêlée He had been in a drunken street brawl.
verb
1. fight, battle, scrap (informal), wrestle, wrangle, tussle, scuffle, go at it hammer and tongs, fight like Kilkenny cats, altercate Gangs of youths brawled in the street

brawl

noun
A quarrel, fight, or disturbance marked by very noisy, disorderly, and often violent behavior:
Informal: fracas.
Slang: rumble.
verb
To quarrel noisily:
Translations
شغب، شجاريتشاجر بضجيج، يتعارك
rvačkarvát se
skænderislagsmålslås
civakodiklármás veszekedés
áflogslást
kelti skandaląmuštismuštynės
rīkot tračusskandalētiesskandālstracis
arbedegürültülü patırtılı kavga etmekhırgüryumruk yumruğa kavga

brawl

[brɔːl]
A. Npelea f, reyerta f
B. VIpelear, pegarse

brawl

[ˈbrɔːl]
n [drunken] → rixe f, bagarre f
vise bagarrer

brawl

visich schlagen
nSchlägerei f

brawl

[brɔːl]
1. nrissa
2. viazzuffarsi

brawl

(broːl) noun
a noisy quarrel or physical fight. The police were called out to a brawl in the street.
verb
to fight noisily.
References in classic literature ?
The neighbors looked upon him with a mixture of awe, admiration, and good-will; and, when any madcap prank or rustic brawl occurred in the vicinity, always shook their heads, and warranted Brom Bones was at the bottom of it.
He gave place to a Norwegian sailor, who had lost half an ear in a drunken brawl, and who proved to be quarrelsome, cursing Jurgis because he moved in his bunk and caused the roaches to drop upon the lower one.
The coarse brawl, the loathsome den, the crude violence of disordered life, the very vileness of thief and outcast, were more vivid, in their intense actuality of impression, than all the gracious shapes of art, the dreamy shadows of song.
The bed which was somewhat crazy and not very firm on its feet, unable to support the additional weight of the carrier, came to the ground, and at the mighty crash of this the innkeeper awoke and at once concluded that it must be some brawl of Maritornes', because after calling loudly to her he got no answer.
Retreat of the Blackfeet Fontenelle's camp in danger Captain Bonneville and the Blackfeet Free trappers Their character, habits, dress, equipments, horses Game fellows of the mountains Their visit to the camp Good fellowship and good cheer A carouse A swagger, a brawl, and a reconciliation
All that thou see'st is Natures handiwork; Those rocks that upward throw their mossy brawl Like castled pinnacles of elder times; These venerable stems, that slowly rock Their towering branches in the wintry gale; That field of frost, which glitters in the sun, Mocking the whiteness of a marble breast
Scenes of drunkeness, brutality, and brawl were the consequence, in the Indian villages and around the trading houses; while bloody feuds took place between rival trading parties when they happened to encounter each other in the lawless depths of the wilderness.
If thou wilt look down the cloth thou wilt see Will Stutely, in whose eyes thou hast no great favor; then two other stout fellows are there here that thou knowest not, that were wounded in a brawl nigh Nottingham Town, some time ago--thou wottest when; one of them was sore hurt in one arm, yet he hath got the use of it again.
I would not brawl in the presence of death, but I can assure you that if I were a younger man your monstrous conduct would not pass with impunity.
Dunstan force their rude way into the quiet room, and hurl coarse insults at the sweet-faced Queen, and drag poor Edwy back to the loud clamour of the drunken brawl.
One figured them first swarming about like aimless ants, and almost pressing each other over the edge; and then, as the ship withdrew, one figured them making a vain clamour, which, being unheard, either ceased, or rose into a brawl.
He walked with dilated nostrils and clenched hands, all glowing and tingling with the excitement of the combat, and warmed with the thought that he could still, when there was need, take his own part in a street brawl in spite of his three-score and odd years.