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shouting match

a loud, often abusive quarrel or argument. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for shouting match
  • It instead becomes a shouting match, and posturing is the order of the day.
  • But it would have been an unedifying shouting match-hence the narrow framing.
  • In contrast, those flaming the religious typically end up in a worthless shouting match or get ignored altogether.
  • Whether a town hall meeting will degenerate into a shouting match depends on the makeup of the audience.
  • The severity of an incident can range from a shouting match, pushing and shoving, to brutal beatings.
  • As students, you also know the difference between a debate and a shouting match.
  • The shouting match turned physical when the two began punching each other.
  • There was never a shouting match, a break in the meeting or a call for order.
  • He handcuffed the driver and the two engaged in a shouting match.

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