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Definition of row noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    row2

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//raʊ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//raʊ//
     
    (informal, especially British English) Anger
     
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  1. 1[countable] row (about/over something) a serious disagreement between people, organizations, etc. about something A row has broken out over education.
  2. 2[countable] a noisy argument between two or more people synonym quarrel She left him after a blazing row. family rows He had a row with his son. See related entries: Anger
  3. 3[singular] a loud unpleasant noise synonym din, racket Who's making that row?
  4. Extra examples A row blew up over pay rises for ministers. Carol and I had a terrible row about how much money she spends. He came to prominence in the row over defence policy. I’m going to kick up a row if I don’t get my money back. Someone’s making an unholy row outside. We had a blazing row over who should do the cooking. a row between the left and right wings of the party a row with my mother A row has broken out over education. He’d had a row with his son. She left him after a blazing row.