English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'slanging match'

(noun) 
Definition
an angry quarrel in which people trade insults
(British)  They conducted a public slanging match on television.
Synonyms
quarrel
I had a terrible quarrel with my other brothers.
,
row
The meeting descended into an unpleasant row.
,
argument
She got into a heated argument with a stranger.
,
set-to (informal)
a bit of a set-to between Smith and his record company
,
barney (informal)
,
spat
a spat over interest rates and currencies
,
altercation
I had an altercation with some people who objected to our filming.
,
ding-dong
,
argy-bargy (British, informal)
,
battle of words

Additional synonyms

in the sense of altercation
Definition
a noisy argument
I had an altercation with some people who objected to our filming.
in the sense of argument
Definition
a quarrel
She got into a heated argument with a stranger.
Synonyms
row,
barney (informal),
bickering,
difference of opinion,
falling out (informal)
in the sense of row
Definition
a controversy or dispute
The meeting descended into an unpleasant row.
Synonyms
scrap (informal),
falling-out (informal),
slanging match (British),
shouting match (informal),
turf war (informal),
shindig (informal),
ruction (informal),
ruckus (informal),
shindy (informal),
bagarre

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