Altercative Al"ter*ca*tive, a. Characterized by wrangling; scolding. [R.] --Fielding. [1913 Webster]

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  • altercative — alˈtercātive adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑altercate …   Useful english dictionary

  • altercation — /ɔltəˈkeɪʃən/ (say awltuh kayshuhn), /ɒl / (say ol ) noun a heated or angry dispute; a noisy wrangle. –altercative /ˈɔltəkeɪtɪv/ (say awltuhkaytiv), /ˈɒl / (say ol ), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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