nounLaw , dated
An instance of group fighting in a public place that disturbs the peace: Lowe was charged with causing an affray [mass noun]: a person guilty of affray
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- At a hearing earlier this month, the accused pleaded guilty to causing an affray during a fight in a pub in April.
- His criminal record also includes armed robbery, affray, assault, theft and public order offences.
- The plaintiff was the widow of a man killed in a criminal affray.