Wrangle vs Flite - What's the difference?

wrangle | flite |


As verbs the difference between wrangle and flite

is that wrangle is to bicker, or quarrel angrily and noisily while flite is to dispute, quarrel, wrangle, brawl.

As nouns the difference between wrangle and flite

is that wrangle is an act of wrangling while flite is a quarrel, dispute, wrangling.

wrangle

English

Verb

(wrangl)
  • To bicker, or quarrel angrily and noisily.
  • * Shakespeare
  • For a score of kingdoms you should wrangle .
  • * Addison
  • He did not know what it was to wrangle on indifferent points.
  • to herd horses or other livestock
  • To involve in a quarrel or dispute; to embroil.
  • * Bishop Robert Sanderson
  • When we have wrangled ourselves as long as our wits and strengths will serve us, the honest, downright sober English Protestant will be found in the end the man that walketh in the safest way, and by the surest line.
  • I don't know how, but she managed to wrangle us four front row seats at tonight's game.

    Synonyms

    * See also

    Derived terms

    * wrangler

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An act of wrangling.
  • An angry dispute.
  • See also

    * wangle

    flite

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (l)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • a quarrel, dispute, wrangling
  • a scolding
  • Verb

  • to dispute, quarrel, wrangle, brawl
  • to scold, jeer
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