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squabble about someone or something
to quarrel and disagree about someone or something. Please stop squabbling about Jeff, or I'll put him on my team so neither of you can have him. There is no need to squabble about the last piece of pie. There's more in the kitchen.
squabble over someone or something
to fight over someone or something. Please don't squabble over me. I don't want to be chosen by any of you! Stop squabbling over money and go out and get a job.
squabble with someone
to argue with someone. Please don't squabble with your sister! I wish that everyone would stop squabbling with me!
squabble with something
to argue about something. I won't squabble with what you said, but you are wrong. One political party will squabble with any issue the other party brings up.
n. a fight. (Perhaps referring to chickens fighting over corn.) Stop this silly corn squabble and let’s try to talk this through.