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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Given to bickering.

Usage examples (38)
  • The fact that men are naturally quarrelsome is presumed to be an argument against such institutions as the League.
  • But, the court noted, the wife had also engaged in bad behavior (she was described as quarrelsome).
  • She said they got on "well enough" as house companions but that he'd become "quarrelsome" with drink, especially whiskey.
  • Because I am meddlesome, and harsh and quarrelsome? for more
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