fratch

fratch

[frach] British Dialect.
verb (used with object)
1.
to disagree; quarrel.
noun
2.
a quarrel; argument; dispute.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English fracchen to creak, of uncertain origin

fratcher, noun
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fratch (frætʃ)
 
n
dialect (English) a quarrel
 
[C19: from obsolete fratch to make a harsh noise; perhaps of imitative origin]
 
'fratchy
 
adj

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