Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A row; a dispute.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun an angry dispute.

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  • noun informal A scuffle or fight.
  • noun informal, by extension An argument or dispute.

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  • noun an angry dispute

Etymologies

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dust +‎ up

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