Synonyms of fracas in English:


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1‘two officers were kicked and punched in a fracas earlier this week’


disturbance, quarrel, scuffle, brawl, affray, tussle, melee, free-for-all, fight, clash, skirmish, brouhaha, riot, uproar, commotion

argument, altercation, angry exchange, war of words, shouting match, tiff, dispute, disagreement, row, wrangle, squabble, rumpus

Scottish stooshie

Irish Australian North American donnybrook

West Indian bangarang

informal falling-out, set-to, run-in, shindig, shindy, dust-up, punch-up, scrap, spat, ruckus, argy-bargy, ruction, fisticuffs

British informal barney, bunfight, ding-dong, bust-up, ruck, slanging match

British informal afters

Scottish informal rammy

North American informal rhubarb

archaic broil, miff