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Webster's Dictionary 1828

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WRANGLE, verb intransitive [from the root of wring.] To dispute angrily; to quarrel peevishly and noisily; to brawl; to altercate.

For a score of kingdoms you should wrangle

He did not know what it was to wrangle on indifferent points.

WRANGLE, verb transitive To involve in contention. [Little used.]

WRANGLE, noun An angry dispute; a noisy quarrel.