Brangle vs Wrangle - What's the difference?

brangle | wrangle |


As nouns the difference between brangle and wrangle

is that brangle is a squabble while wrangle is an act of wrangling.

As verbs the difference between brangle and wrangle

is that brangle is to squabble while wrangle is to bicker, or quarrel angrily and noisily.

brangle

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A squabble.
  • * Jonathan Swift
  • A brangle between him and his neighbour.

    Verb

    (brangl)
  • To squabble.
  • 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