quarrel over


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quarrel over

v.
To have an argument or dispute about something: The siblings quarreled over their inheritance.
See also: over, quarrel
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A police officer was arrested in Cairo Monday for irreparably damaging a driver's eye during a quarrel over an 'improper' inspection.
Summary: The main suspect in a quarrel over a women that led to the killing of three men and the suicide of a fourth was arrested in the Akkar village of Halba, the National News Agency reported Sunday evening.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has imprisoned his father and former Emir after a quarrel over former Queen Sheikha Moza, security officers of the Royal palace disclosed, adding that the furious emir has fired several shots to warn his father.
After a quarrel over the issue, he attacked his brother and sister with knife leaving Ghulam Muhammad, Aslam's brother, dead and Kishwar, his sister, in critical condition.
Initial reports suggest it all began with a quarrel over a collision between two vehicles (the victims' and the shooters') that caused the death of two Omani nationals.
But in stronger remarks, Chinas state news agency urged the United States to put an end to a meaningless quarrel over its yuan currency.
Dubai, Nov 4 (ANI): A British man has been charged with pushing a sex worker out of his first-floor hotel room window in Dubai following a quarrel over the duration of sexual intercourse.
The announcement comes one week after the Ethiopian foreign minister Seyoum Mesfin publicly threatened at an IGAD meeting in Addis Ababa on November 17 to withdraw troops if the Somali political forces fail to embrace peace and end quarrel over ministerial positions.