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bagarre Line breaks: ba|garre
Pronunciation: /baˈɡɑː/

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Definition of bagarre in English:


A noisy disturbance or brawl.
Example sentences
  • Such a procedure, one gathers, could easily start a bagarre all over again - perhaps right there in the courtroom.
  • The ordinary, non-political bagarre is a vital part of French daily life.
  • At last night's Almack's there was such a bagarre among them, that several ladies were obliged to wait for hours before the chaos was reduced to any order.


Late 19th century: French.

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