Brawl meaning

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To complain loudly; to scold.
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To engage in a brawl; to fight or quarrel.
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To make a loud confused noise, as the water of a rapid stream running over stones.
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To brawl is to become involved in a noisy or violent fight.

When you start punching and fighting someone, this is an example of a time when you brawl.

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The definition of a brawl is a fight or an argument, especially a noisy or violent one.

When people start fighting loudly at a party, this is an example of a brawl.

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A noisy quarrel or fight.
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A loud party.
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To quarrel or fight noisily.
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To quarrel or fight noisily.
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To flow noisily over rapids, falls, etc.
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A rough, noisy quarrel or fight; row.
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A noisy, drunken party.
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A fight, usually with a large number of people involved.
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Origin of brawl

  • Middle English braul from braullen to quarrel
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Middle English braule, brall "brawl, squabble" from braulen, brallen "to clamour, boast, quarrel". Compare Middle High German prālen "to boast, flaunt" (German prahlen "to vaunt, boast, flaunt"), Low German brallen "to brag", Dutch brallen "to boast", Danish bralle "chatter, jabber".
    From Wiktionary