brangle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps related to branle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brangle (plural brangles)

  1. (archaic) A squabble.

Verb[edit]

brangle (third-person singular simple present brangles, present participle brangling, simple past and past participle brangled)

  1. To squabble.
    • 1999, Julia Justiss, The Wedding Gamble, page 104
      "As if he'd let a cow-handed bantling like you handle them," Cecily muttered.
      "Children!" Meredyth protested, her face flushing. "What must Lord Englemere think, to hear you brangle so?"

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