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Definition 1: an angry dispute - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where run-in or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they had a quarrel
  • they had words

Synonyms for run-in in the sense of this definition

(run-in is a kind of ...) a disagreement or argument about something important

"he had a dispute with his wife" "there were irreconcilable differences" "the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats"

(... is a kind of run-in ) noisy quarrel

(... is a kind of run-in ) a quarrel about petty points

(... is a kind of run-in ) a serious quarrel (especially one that ends a friendship)

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