Adjectives for Quarrels | Words to describe Quarrels

Little
Petty
Constant
Personal
Many
Mutual
Private
Past
Own
Obstinate
Colonial
Continual
Imaginary
Bitter
Former
Disgraceful
Usual

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  • 1. In such cases they were often very insolent and rude, and a great many quarrels took place, by which the people were often very much incensed. 🔊
  • 2. He was a wise chief, as you may guess by the way he got all the tribes to lay aside their private quarrels and make common cause against us. 🔊
  • 3. That verse might apply to little quarrels but not to his feeling about the way Wainwright had treated him ever since they were children. 🔊
  • 4. He saw trouble where none existed, and the way he patched up imaginary quarrels would have strained the patience of Job. 🔊
  • 5. At that time the peace of eastern Tennessee was disturbed by family feuds and personal quarrels, the outcome of political differences. 🔊
  • 6. Or their mutual quarrels in verse and prose of Whig and Tory, wherewith the stars have little to do? 🔊
  • 7. From the start, accordingly, the Ministry proved weak and unstable, and it allowed a new set of colonial quarrels to develop. 🔊
  • 8. This treatment develops a spirit of resistance; the mild and affectionate little girl becomes passionate and disobedient, and the house is the scene of continual quarrels. 🔊
  • 9. On the side of the Democrats it was contended that these outrages had no political significance, that they were due to personal quarrels, and to uprisings of negroes for the purpose of murdering the whites. 🔊
  • 10. A word from Takata Dono, and the disgraceful quarrels over her favours were perforce condoned; and her lavish expenditures on her favourites were promptly met. 🔊
  • 11. It is worthy of remark that the invariable phrase applied to past quarrels is "ab origine mundi," which left no loophole for the revival of ancestral feuds, however remote in point of time. 🔊
  • 12. The young ladies of the community brought to Aunt Jane their old hats and dresses, along with their love affairs, petty quarrels, and youthful longings. 🔊
  • 13. During the summer of 1608 Smith was frequently away, chasing the phantom of the passage to the South Sea, but this did not prevent the usual quarrels. 🔊
  • 14. Your commission comes from me,--and I did not bestow it for the furtherance of private quarrels. 🔊
  • 15. They at first went to an island named Toobouai, where they intended to form a settlement, but the opposition of the natives, and their own quarrels, determined them to revisit Otaheite. 🔊
  • 16. All their former contests being settled, I advised them to retire and live peaceably together, and not annoy me or the Indians any more with their private quarrels, which they faithfully promised to adhere to. 🔊
  • 17. The French, however, disputed their claim to this country; and constant quarrels arose between the rival settlers about their right to land, of which, in reality, the poor Indians were the proprietors. 🔊

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