brannigan definition by Webster's New World
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Slang a noisy quarrel or fight; brawl
Origin: probably after surname Brannigan
brannigan definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A noisy or confused quarrel.
- A drinking spree; a binge.
Origin: Probably from the name Brannigan.