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Sentences with the noun altercation

14 examples:

An altercation is like buttermilk -- the more you stir it, the sourer it gets.
(Bolivian proverb)

The altercation was captured on video.
(Fox News - Travel, )

Three technicals were assessed during the altercation.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Police said an objection to smoking led to the altercation.
(Ted Czech, York (Pa.) Daily Record in USA Today - National, )

Soccer star's lawyer says she was the victim in altercation.
(USA Today - Sports, )

UGA junior was killed after a marijuana deal lead to an altercation.
(USA Today - National, )

The highly sought-after freshman was involved in an altercation last month.
(USA Today - Sports, )

The schoolgirl's mother claimed her daughter was unconscious after the altercation.
(Charlie Atkin in The Independent - World News, )

Dex Osama had been signed to a recording deal before he was involved in altercation.
(USA Today - National, )

Chapman reportedly had an altercation in October with a woman claiming to be his girlfriend.
(USA Today - Sports, )

A Florida judge is accused of punching an assistant public defender during an altercation outside a courtroom.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Officers are investigating after the former player from Wigan died from a cardiac arrest following the altercation.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Footage emerges showing the moment a woman was allegedly assaulted by a London tour bus driver following an altercation.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Police in South Carolina have arrested a woman they say bit off part of a Wal-Mart worker's finger during an altercation.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Other sentences

88 examples:

An 18-year-old male is in hospital after an altercation at a party last night.

It takes two to start an altercation, but only one to end it.
(Nicaraguan proverb)

The altercation ensued left Dave Brainard unconscious.
(USA Today - National, )

The two had an altercation at Eagles practice Thursday.
(USA Today - NFL, )

An ATV collision led to a physical altercation in Ontario.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

The extent of the altercation remained unclear Monday morning.
(USA Today - World, )

The verbal altercation happened outside the Clippers locker room.
(USA Today - NBA, )

A video of the altercation has been capturing attention on YouTube.
(Mike Laanela in CBC News - Canada, )

This altercation didn't end without violence, according to reports.
(Tech Times - Future Tech, )

The Albuquerque Isotopes had a strange dugout altercation on Tuesday.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Griffin injured his hand in an altercation with the equipment manager.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Man not charged in shooting, but in altercation with New Castle police.
(USA Today - National, )

Singer charged with misdemeanor assault after altercation with his wife.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

One altercation in a shopping mall left an officer with serious injuries.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

A UKIP councillor is arrested after an alleged altercation with a campaigner.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The altercation with fellow singer Frank Ocean's entourage erupted on Jan. 27.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

A police spokesman said D'Qwell Jackson had an altercation in Washington, D.C.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Former All-Pro parts ways with network after 'verbal altercation' with co-host.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Steelers center and twin brother exonerated of wrongdoing in Miami altercation.
(USA Today - Sports, )

The man was shot following an altercation with another man in the checkout line.
(USA Today - National, )

Tennessee delegate loses seat after altercation with a Bernie Sanders supporter.
(USA Today - National, )

Antoine Conte, 22, is reported to have been involved in an altercation in Reims.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Joey Barton and Dietmar Hamann become embroiled in a bitter altercation on Twitter.
(Jonathan Liew in The Telegraph - Sport, )

Viewers were upset with her comments over altercation between S.C. cop and student.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

The Charlotte Hornets say they are looking into an altercation involving rookie P.J.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Serge Ibaka and Matt Barnes were ejected after an altercation late in the first half.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Green is suspended for Game 5 of the Finals for Game 4 altercation with LeBron James.
(USA Today - NBA, )

NYPD is investigating an alleged altercation between an SUV and a pack of motorcycles.
(USA Today - National, )

The league said Tuesday that Garnett initiated the altercation and head-butted Howard.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

The popular host was pushed out after an alleged physical altercation with a producer.
(USA Today - Motor Sports, )

James Feigen becomes third US swimmer to apologize for altercation in Rio gas station.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Browns quarterback may have violated conduct policy during altercation with girlfriend.
(USA Today - NFL, )

The altercation has led Hannah Cohen to file a federal lawsuit over how she was treated.
(USA Today - National, )

The MP Eric Joyce was arrested last night after an altercation at a House of Commons bar.
(Rosa Silverman in The Telegraph - Politics, )

Evan Turner says his altercation with Lance Stephenson was nothing, but a practice scrum.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Normally mild-mannered Curry got in a rare altercation during Golden State's -113 win.
(USA Today - NBA, )

The university said Clement became engaged in an off-campus altercation by his apartment.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Ravens RB was suspended for two games by the NFL for an altercation with his then-fiancee.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Joey Porter was arrested on charges stemming from alleged altercation with doorman at bar.
(USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - Sports, )

BBC suspends Clarkson, host of its most popular program, after altercation with a producer.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Actor Corey Sligh was hit by a car, then beaten by the driver in a Thanksgiving altercation.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Steven Woolfe has been discharged from hospital after an altercation with a fellow Ukip MEP.
(Rachael Burnett in The Independent - U.K. News, )

Following an on-set altercation in which the actor kicked a writer on the veteran procedural.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Detectives believe he was involved in a verbal altercation which could have led to his murder.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A teenage boy dies in hospital after what police say was an "altercation" in south-east London.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The two were at Cipriani in Ibiza, Spain, on Wednesday when the altercation allegedly occurred.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

The dismissal comes days after Gibson allegedly got into an on-set altercation with a producer.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

A Victoria man has been slain and another Canadian arrested following an altercation in Mexico.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Oscar Pistorius was in an altercation at an upmarket nightclub over the weekend, his family says.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

The two of them were involved in an altercation with another man outside the W Hotel, police said.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Beyonce references the elevator altercation between Jay Z and her sister, Solange, in a new track.
(The Vancouver Sun - Celebrity, )

A video has emerged showing Gonzalo Higuain being involved in a heated altercation while in Ibiza.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

A public defender claims he was hit after a heated altercation with a judge in a Florida courtroom.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The suspect faces multiple charges for an altercation that left three officers with minor injuries.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Thanassi Kokkinakis (pictured) got into trouble after an altercation at the ATP Cincinnati Masters.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Witnesses say the altercation broke out in an apartment suite on University Drive around 12:15 a.m.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Jockey Timmy Murphy is banned for nine days following an "altercation" in the Newbury weighing room.
(BBC Sport, )

Police in Melbourne were called to an altercation between a prominent former AFL player and his son.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

A correctional officer and an inmate are dead following a brief altercation at a Pennsylvania prison.
(Fox News - U.S., )

UKIP leader Nigel Farage said there had been an "altercation" between "two grown men" at the meeting.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Jacksonville running back maintains his innocence in alleged altercation at a St. Augustine restaurant.
(Los Angeles Times - Football, )

Pique got into an altercation with the cops after his brother Marc was fined for parking in a bus zone.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Oscar Pistorius was in an altercation at an upmarket nightclub over the weekend, his family said Tuesday.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

Jordanian Parliament member Hind Al-Fayez speaks about her altercation with colleagues that has gone viral.
(CNN - World News, )

The man was shot after an altercation with the officer and died at a hospital, Police Chief Mike Koval said.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Nine people, including a 16-year-old girl, are arrested over the death of a teenager after an "altercation".
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Exclusive video: Roosters halfback arrested after an altercation with police outside a Kings Cross nightclub.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Sport, )

India's Ravindra Jadeja is to appeal against a fine levied after an altercation with England's James Anderson.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

A Nevada-based journalist was arrested after an altercation with security guards at Tesla Motors' Gigafactory.
(CNBC, )

George Zimmerman was taken into custody Monday after a domestic altercation in Lake Mary, Florida, police said.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Breaking news: Jay Z and Beyonce got into a violent altercation with others that was captured on a noir-ish film.
(August Brown in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

A correctional officer and an inmate died following a brief altercation at a Pennsylvania prison, officials said.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Justin Bieber is doing fine after being knocked to the ground in an altercation after the NBA finals in Cleveland.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Police were called as the unidentified motorist reportedly stabbed another driver after a minor traffic altercation.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A Texas college student was shot and killed early Friday morning during an altercation with a campus police officer.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A British man has reportedly been stabbed to death during an altercation with a local man on the island of Barbados.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

A 20-year-old woman dies after a being hit by two taxis in Greater Manchester following an "altercation", police say.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Post-race altercation involving Nelson Piquet Jr. results in arrest of two crew members from Richard Childress Racing.
(Wire reports in Los Angeles Times - Motor Racing, )

A supermarket altercation involving Ecuador's ambassador to Peru has many Peruvians calling for the envoy's expulsion.
(Fox News - World, )

A video has captured the moment US police shot and killed a homeless man after an altercation in downtown Los Angeles.
(BBC News - World News, )

Reports Bernard Tomic's father has been involved in an altercation with his son's hitting partner will be investigated.
(BBC Sport - Tennis, )

William Heathcote collapsed outside his home in Warwick after being seen in a 'verbal altercation' with the youngsters.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Allred filed on behalf of photographer Daniel Ramos, who was involved in an altercation with the Grammy-winning rapper.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

The violent altercation began after the unidentified pair clashed outside Laganside Court in the Northern Irish capital.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The Football Association has asked Leicester manager Nigel Pearson for his observations after an altercation with a fan.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Singer Jason Derulo and his entourage were escorted off a Southwest Airlines flight Saturday after a verbal altercation.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Three people are arrested over the death of a Czech man following an altercation at a fried chicken shop in east London.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Tight end Martellus Bennett has been suspended indefinitely by the Bears after an altercation in practice the day before.
(The Vancouver Sun - Football, )

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