seek a quarrel

reden om ruzie te maken zoeken

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  • seek a quarrel — look for a reason to fight, start a fight …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pick a quarrel — {v. phr.} To seek the opportunity for a fight or a quarrel. * /When Charlie has too much to drink, he has a tendency to pick a quarrel with whomever happens to be around./ See: PICK A FIGHT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pick a quarrel — {v. phr.} To seek the opportunity for a fight or a quarrel. * /When Charlie has too much to drink, he has a tendency to pick a quarrel with whomever happens to be around./ See: PICK A FIGHT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • pick\ a\ quarrel — v. phr. To seek the opportunity for a fight or a quarrel. When Charlie has too much to drink, he has a tendency to pick a quarrel with whomever happens to be around. See: pick a fight …   Словарь американских идиом

  • sāg- — To seek out. Oldest form *seə₂g , colored to *saə₂g , contracted to *sāg . Derivatives include seek, ransack, and hegemony. 1. Suffixed form *sāg yo . seek, from Old English sǣcan, sēcan …   Universalium

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  • sakan — *sakan germ., stark. Verb: nhd. suchen, streiten, drohen; ne. seek, threaten, quarrel (Verb); Rekontruktionsbasis: got., an., ae., afries., as., ahd.; Vw.: s. *an , *far , *ga ; Etymologie …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

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