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Definition of squabble verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    squabble

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈskwɑbl//
     
    [intransitive] squabble (with somebody) (about/over something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they squabble
     
    he / she / it squabbles
     
    past simple squabbled
     
    -ing form squabbling
     
     
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  1. 1to argue noisily about something that is not very important synonym bicker
  2. 2 My sisters were squabbling over what to watch on TV.
squabble noun
 
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family squabbles There were endless squabbles over who should sit where. The party is split by internal squabbles.