The definition of a brawl is a fight or an argument, especially a noisy or violent one.(noun)
When people start fighting loudly at a party, this is an example of a brawl.
To brawl is to become involved in a noisy or violent fight.(verb)
When you start punching and fighting someone, this is an example of a time when you brawl.
See brawl in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME braulen, to cry out, quarrel; prob. akin to Du brallen, to boast
See brawl in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English braul
Origin: , from braullen, to quarrel.
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