Definition of Quarrelsomeness

1. Noun. An inclination to be quarrelsome and contentious.

Exact synonyms: Contentiousness
Generic synonyms: Disagreeableness
Specialized synonyms: Litigiousness
Derivative terms: Contentious, Quarrelsome



Definition of Quarrelsomeness

1. Noun. the quality of being quarrelsome ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quarrelsomeness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quarrelsomeness

quarreled
quarreler
quarrelers
quarreling
quarrelings
quarrelled
quarreller
quarrellers
quarrelling
quarrellings
quarrellous
quarrelous
quarrels
quarrelsome
quarrelsomely
quarrelsomeness (current term)
quarriable
quarried
quarrier
quarriers
quarries
quarrion
quarrions
quarrons
quarronses
quarry
quarry-faced
quarry light
quarry tile
quarry water

Literary usage of Quarrelsomeness

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1. The Káfirs of the Hindu-Kush by George Scott Robertson (1896)
"... not cruel—Bravery—Loyalty and self-sacrifice— quarrelsomeness—Peace-making—Religious tolerance—Sociability and humour—Thievish instincts—Murder—The ..."

2. The Káfirs of the Hindu-Kush by George Scott Robertson (1896)
"... cruel—Bravery—Loyalty and self-sacrifice— quarrelsomeness—Peace-making—Religious tolerance—Sociability and humour—Thievish instincts—Murder—The Kafir ..."

3. Misalliance: The Dark Lady of the Sonnets, and Fanny's First Play. With a by Bernard Shaw (1914)
"Our quarrelsomeness As between adults, we find a general quarrelsomeness ^which makes political reform as impossible to most Englishmen as to hogs. ..."

4. Out-doors at Idlewild; Or, The Shaping of a Home on the Banks of the Hudson by Nathaniel Parker Willis (1855)
"... quarrelsomeness of Dogs—Pig-influence—Home without a Hog, &c., &c. December 17,1853. How sweet is this unexpected smile from the Summer that we thought ..."

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