wrangling

  • 1 wrangling — index altercation, argument (contention), contention (opposition), contentious, discord, dissension …

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  • 2 Wrangling — Wrangle Wran gle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Wrangled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wrangling}.] [OE. wranglen to wrestle. See {Wrong}, {Wring}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To argue; to debate; to dispute. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To dispute angrily; to quarrel peevishly… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 wrangling — n. constant, incessant wrangling …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 4 wrangling — noun The action of the verb to wrangle …

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  • 5 wrangling — Synonyms and related words: Kilkenny cats, aggressive, altercation, apologetics, apologia, apology, argument, argumentation, bellicose, belligerent, bicker, bickering, casuistry, cat and dog life, combat, combative, conflict, contention,… …

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  • 6 wrangling — wran·gle || ræŋgl n. dispute, bickering; obtainment (e.g. through persuasive argument); act of persuading someone to give something v. persuade; argue; bicker …

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  • 7 wrangling — n. Altercation. See wrangle, n …

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  • 8 wrangling — See: wrangle …

    English dictionary

  • 9 wrangling — noun an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining) • Syn: ↑haggle, ↑haggling, ↑wrangle • Derivationally related forms: ↑wrangle, ↑haggle (for: ↑h …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10 content wrangling — noun All the various tasks associated with content management systems, especially the preparation of documents for posting on a website …

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  • 11 wrangle — [[t]ræ̱ŋg(ə)l[/t]] wrangles, wrangling, wrangled V RECIP If you say that someone is wrangling with someone over a question or issue, you mean that they have been arguing angrily for quite a long time about it. [pl n V over n] The two sides have… …

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  • 12 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 13 wrangle — I UK [ˈræŋɡ(ə)l] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms wrangle : present tense I/you/we/they wrangle he/she/it wrangles present participle wrangling past tense wrangled past participle wrangled to argue about something for a long time, especially… …

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  • 14 Cambodia — /kam boh dee euh/, n. a republic in SE Asia: formerly part of French Indochina. 11,163,861; 69,866 sq. mi. (180,953 sq. km). Cap.: Phnom Penh. Formerly, People s Republic of Kampuchea, Khmer Republic. * * * Cambodia Introduction Cambodia… …

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  • 15 japan — japanner, n. /jeuh pan /, n., adj., v., japanned, japanning. n. 1. any of various hard, durable, black varnishes, originally from Japan, for coating wood, metal, or other surfaces. 2. work varnished and figured in the Japanese manner. 3. Japans,… …

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  • 16 Japan — /jeuh pan /, n. 1. a constitutional monarchy on a chain of islands off the E coast of Asia: main islands, Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku. 125,716,637; 141,529 sq. mi. (366,560 sq. km). Cap.: Tokyo. Japanese, Nihon, Nippon. 2. Sea of, the… …

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  • 17 πολυνεικῆ — πολυνεικής much wrangling neut nom/voc/acc pl (attic epic doric) πολυνεικής much wrangling masc/fem/neut nom/voc/acc dual (doric aeolic) πολυνεικής much wrangling masc/fem acc sg (attic epic doric) …

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  • 18 wrangle — I. verb (wrangled; wrangling) Etymology: Middle English; akin to Old High German ringan to struggle more at wring Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to dispute angrily or peevishly ; bicker 2. to engage in argument or controversy …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 Palau — This article is about the country. For other uses, see Palau (disambiguation). Republic of Palau Beluu ęr a Belau …

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  • 20 Queens (New York City borough) — Infobox Settlement name =Queens official name =Queens County other name = native name = nickname = settlement type =Borough of New York City total type = motto = imagesize = image caption = The Unisphere, unofficial symbol of Queens. flag size =… …

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