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Synonyms of the verb altercate

Equivalent words for the verb altercate:

  1. argufy (6 letter word for altercate)
    • inflections: argufied, argufying, argufies
    • related term: argufier
  2. dispute (7 letter word for altercate)
    • inflections: disputed, disputing, disputes
    • related terms: predispute, predisputant, predisputation, redispute, disputable, disputer, disputant, disputation, disputative
  3. quarrel (7 letter word for altercate)
    • inflections: quarrelled, quarrelling, quarreled, quarreling, quarrels
    • related terms: interquarrel, quarrelling, quarrelsome, quarreler, quarrelous
  4. scrap (5 letter word, the shortest synonym for altercate)
    • inflections: scrapped, scrapping, scraps
    • related terms: scraplet, scrapling, scrapy, scrapable, scrapman

Hypernyms of the verb altercate

More generic words for the verb altercate, that have fewer characters:

  1. act (3 letter word, the shortest hypernym for altercate)
    • inflections: acted, acting, acts
    • related terms: unact, unactable, unaction, unactive, inact, inaction, inactive, exact, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exaction, exactive, exactly, transact, transactor, transaction, Transactive, anteact, coact, coactor, coaction, coactive, counteract, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, foreact, interact, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, misact, outact, overact, Overactor, overaction, overactive, peract, postact, preact, preaction, preactive, react, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive, re-act, retroact, retroaction, retroactive, subact, subaction, underact, underactor, underaction, underactive, ACCY, actify, actine, actless, acture, actable, actor, actious, Actant, action, active
  2. argue (5 letter word)
    • inflections: argued, arguing, argues
    • related terms: counterargue, counterargument, outargue, overargue, reargue, rearguard, reargument, re-argue, underargue, argument, arguable, arguer
  3. claim (5 letter word)
    • inflections: claimed, claiming, claims
    • related terms: declaim, declaimer, declaimant, exclaim, exclaimer, counterclaim, counterclaimant, counter-claim, disclaim, disclaimer, disclaimant, misclaim, overclaim, preclaim, preclaimer, preclaimant, reclaim, reclaimless, reclaimment, reclaimable, reclaimer, reclaimant, re-claim, subclaim, Underclaim, claimless, claimable, claimer, claimant
  4. consider (8 letter word)
    • inflections: considered, considering, considers
    • related terms: deconsider, disconsider, foreconsider, preconsider, reconsider
  5. contend (7 letter word)
    • inflections: contended, contending, contends
    • related terms: precontend, recontend, contender, contendent
  6. converse (8 letter word)
    • inflections: conversed, conversing, converses
    • related terms: reconverse, conversable, conversible, Conversate, conversance, converser, conversant, conversation, conversive, conversative
  7. debate (6 letter word)
    • inflections: debated, debating, debates
    • related terms: interdebate, overdebate, Postdebate, predebate, redebate, debatable, debater, Debation
  8. discuss (7 letter word)
    • inflections: discussed, discussing, discusses
    • related terms: overdiscuss, prediscuss, rediscuss, discussment, discussable, discussible, discusser, discussant, discussive
  9. enclose (7 letter word)
    • inflections: enclosed, enclosing, encloses
    • related terms: disenclose, preenclose, preenclosure, pre-enclose, pre-enclosure, reenclose, re-enclose, re-enclosure, enclosure, enclosable, encloser
  10. fence (5 letter word)
    • inflections: fenced, fencing, fences
    • related terms: defence, defencive, unfence, forefence, outfence, refence, fencible, fencer
  11. fight (5 letter word)
    • inflections: fought, fighting, fights
    • related terms: unfight, unfightable, infight, infighter, outfight, outfighter, Postfight, Prefight, refight, fightable, fighter
  12. have (4 letter word)
    • inflections: had, having, has
    • related terms: unhave, mishave, haveage, haven, haveless, haveable, haver
  13. inclose (7 letter word)
    • inflections: inclosed, inclosing, incloses
    • related terms: disinclose, inclosure, incloser
  14. moot (4 letter word)
    • inflections: mooted, mooting, moots
    • related terms: mootness, mootable, mooter, mootman
  15. move (4 letter word)
    • inflections: moved, moving, moves
    • related terms: amove, amovable, demove, commove, Comove, countermove, counter-move, emove, mismove, outmove, Postmove, premove, premover, remove, removal, removable, remover, upmove, Moval, moveless, movement, moveable, mover
  16. oppose (6 letter word)
    • inflections: opposed, opposing, opposes
    • related terms: preoppose, preopposition, reoppose, reopposition, opposal, opposite, opposure, opposable, opposer, opposition, oppositive
  17. present (7 letter word)
    • inflections: presented, presenting, presents
    • related terms: compresent, compresence, compression, copresent, copresence, mispresent, represent, repression, re-present, Telepresent, presental, presentee, presential, presentism, presentist, presentment, presentness, presentable, presentiate, presentence, presenter, presentor, presentation, Presentity, presentive, presentative, presently
  18. protect (7 letter word)
    • inflections: protected, protecting, protects
    • related terms: Deprotect, unprotect, unprotectable, unprotection, unprotective, Cryoprotect, overprotect, Overprotector, overprotection, overprotective, reprotect, reprotection, protectee, protectable, protectible, protector, protectant, protection, protective
  19. receive (7 letter word)
    • inflections: received, receiving, receives
    • related terms: interreceive, misreceive, misrecite, prereceive, prerecite, re-receive, re-recite, receival, receivable, receiver
  20. struggle (8 letter word)
    • inflections: struggled, struggling, struggles
    • related terms: counterstruggle, prestruggle, upstruggle, struggler

More generic words for the verb altercate, that have the same number of characters:

  1. discourse (9 letter word)
    • inflections: discoursed, discoursing, discourses
    • related terms: Cyberdiscourse, prediscourse, discourser, discoursive
  2. represent (9 letter word)
    • inflections: represented, representing, represents
    • related terms: misrepresent, overrepresent, prerepresent, re-represent, underrepresent, repression

More generic words for the verb altercate, that have more characters:

  1. deliberate (10 letter word, the longest hypernym for altercate)
    • inflections: deliberated, deliberating, deliberates
    • related terms: undeliberate, undeliberative, indeliberate, indeliberation, overdeliberate, overdeliberation, predeliberate, predeliberation, redeliberate, redeliberation, deliberant, deliberation, deliberative

More generic phrases for the verb altercate, that have fewer characters:

  1. close in (8 character phrase)
  2. hash out (8 character phrase)
  3. lay out (7 characters phrase, one of the shortest phrasal hypernyms for altercate)
  4. shut in (7 characters phrase, one of the shortest phrasal hypernyms for altercate)

More generic phrases for the verb altercate, that have the same number of characters:

  1. talk over (9 character phrase)
  2. turn over (9 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the verb altercate

More specific words for the verb altercate, that have fewer characters:

  1. arise (5 letter word)
    • inflections: arose, arisen, arising, arises
    • related terms: rearise, rearisal, rearisen, uparise, arisard, arisen, ariser
  2. backfire (8 letter word)
    • inflections: backfired, backfiring, backfires
  3. backlash (8 letter word)
    • inflections: backlashed, backlashing, backlashes
    • related term: backlasher
  4. bechance (8 letter word)
    • inflections: bechanced, bechancing, bechances
  5. befall (6 letter word)
    • inflections: befell, befallen, befalling, befalls
    • related terms: misbefall, befalling
  6. betide (6 letter word)
    • inflections: betided, betiding, betides
    • related terms: unbetide, misbetide
  7. bravo (5 letter word)
    • inflections: bravoed, bravoing, bravos, bravoes
    • related term: bravoite
  8. brawl (5 letter word)
    • inflections: brawled, brawling, brawls
    • related terms: brawlsome, brawly, brawler
  9. break (5 letter word)
  10. chance (6 letter word)
    • inflections: chanced, chancing, chances
    • related terms: unchance, unchancy, mischance, mischancy, perchance, chancery, chancy, chancer
  11. coincide (8 letter word)
    • inflections: coincided, coinciding, coincides
    • related terms: coincidence, coincider, coincident
  12. come (4 letter word)
    • inflections: came, come, coming, comes
    • related terms: ACOME, uncome, uncomic, Uncomment, income, incomer, forecome, intercome, Miscome, outcome, outcomer, overcome, overcomable, overcomer, Undercome, upcome, comal, comeling, comoid, comer, comous, comely
  13. concur (6 letter word)
    • inflections: concurred, concurring, concurs
    • related terms: preconcur, reconcur, concursion
  14. develop (7 letter word)
    • inflections: developed, developing, develops
    • related terms: overdevelop, overdevelopment, predevelop, predevelopment, redevelop, redevelopment, underdevelop, underdevelopment, developist, development, developoid, developable
  15. fall (4 letter word)
    • inflections: fell, fallen, falling, falls
    • related terms: infall, infalling, misfall, outfall, overfall, overfalling, refall, refalling, underfall, fallage, fallal, fallen, fally, fallible, faller, fallation
  16. give (4 letter word)
    • inflections: gave, given, giving, gives
    • related terms: ungive, ungiven, ungivable, misgive, misgiven, outgive, outgiven, overgive, regive, regiven, upgive, given, givey, giveable, giver
  17. go (2 letter word, the shortest hyponym for altercate)
    • inflections: went, gone, going, goes
  18. happen (6 letter word)
    • inflections: happened, happening, happens
    • related terms: unhappen, mishappen, rehappen, Happener
  19. polemise (8 letter word)
    • inflections: polemised, polemising, polemises
    • related terms: polemic, polemics, polemist, polemize
  20. polemize (8 letter word)
    • inflections: polemized, polemizing, polemizes
    • related terms: polemic, polemics, polemist, polemise
  21. proceed (7 letter word)
    • inflections: proceeded, proceeding, proceeds
    • related terms: reproceed, reprocess, reprocure, proceeder
  22. recoil (6 letter word)
    • inflections: recoiled, recoiling, recoils
    • related terms: counterrecoil, recoilless, recoilment, recoiler
  23. recur (5 letter word)
    • inflections: recurred, recurring, recurs
    • related term: recursion
  24. repeat (6 letter word)
    • inflections: repeated, repeating, repeats
    • related terms: Autorepeat, misrepeat, re-repeat, repeatal, repeatable, repeater
  25. result (6 letter word)
    • inflections: resulted, resulting, results
    • related terms: misresult, resultful, resultless, resultance, Resultor, resultant, resultive, resultative
  26. shine (5 letter word)
    • inflections: shined, shining, shines, shone
    • related terms: ashine, ashiness, a-shine, countershine, outshine, outshiner, overshine, reshine, undershine, shineless, shiner
  27. spat (4 letter word)
    • inflections: spatted, spatting, spats
    • related terms: outspat, spacy, spatial, spatling, spatiate
  28. strike (6 letter word)
    • inflections: struck, stricken, striking, strikes
    • related terms: unstrike, counterstrike, outstrike, overstrike, Poststrike, restrike, understrike, upstrike, Strikee, striken, strikeless, Strikelike, striker
  29. wrangle (7 letter word)
    • inflections: wrangled, wrangling, wrangles
    • related terms: outwrangle, wrangler

More specific words for the verb altercate, that have the same number of characters:

  1. intervene (9 letter word)
    • inflections: intervened, intervening, intervenes
    • related terms: reintervene, reintervention, intervener, intervenor, intervenant, intervention, interventive
  2. supervene (9 letter word)
    • inflections: supervened, supervening, supervenes
    • related term: supervention
  3. transpire (9 letter word)
    • inflections: transpired, transpiring, transpires
    • related terms: cotranspire, transpirable, transpirate, transpiration, transpirative

More specific words for the verb altercate, that have more characters:

  1. anticipate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: anticipated, anticipating, anticipates
    • related terms: preanticipate, Anticipable, anticipant, anticipation, anticipative
  2. contemporise (12 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for altercate)
    • inflections: contemporised, contemporising, contemporises
    • related terms: contemporize, Contemporisation
  3. contemporize (12 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for altercate)
    • inflections: contemporized, contemporizing, contemporizes
    • related terms: contemporise, Contemporisation
  4. materialise (11 letter word)
    • inflections: materialised, materialising, materialises
    • related terms: dematerialise, immaterialise, immaterial, immateriate, material, materiarian, materiable, materiate, materiation
  5. materialize (11 letter word)
    • inflections: materialized, materializing, materializes
    • related terms: dematerialize, immaterialize, immaterial, immateriate, rematerialize, material, materiarian, materiable, materiate, materiation
  6. polemicise (10 letter word)
    • related terms: polemical, polemician, polemicist, polemicize
  7. polemicize (10 letter word)
    • inflections: polemicized, polemicizing, polemicizes
    • related terms: polemical, polemician, polemicist, polemicise
  8. recrudesce (10 letter word)
    • inflections: recrudesced, recrudescing, recrudesces
    • related terms: recrudescence, recrudescent
  9. synchronise (11 letter word)
    • inflections: synchronised, synchronising, synchronises
    • related terms: desynchronise, synchronal, synchronic, synchronism, synchrony, synchronous, synchronize, synchronisation, synchronization
  10. synchronize (11 letter word)
    • inflections: synchronized, synchronizing, synchronizes
    • related terms: desynchronize, desynchronise, desynchronisation, desynchronization, resynchronize, resynchronization, synchronal, synchronic, synchronism, synchrony, synchronous, synchronise, synchronisation, synchronization

More specific phrases for the verb altercate, that have fewer characters:

  1. come off (8 character phrase)
  2. come up (7 character phrase)
  3. fall out (8 character phrase)
  4. go off (6 characters phrase, the shortest phrasal hyponym for altercate)
  5. go over (7 character phrase)
  6. turn out (8 character phrase)

More specific phrases for the verb altercate, that have more characters:

  1. come around (11 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal hyponyms for altercate)
  2. roll around (11 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal hyponyms for altercate)

Related words for the term altercate:

  1. altercation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: altercate, altercative
  2. altercative (11 letter word)
    • related terms: altercate, altercation

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