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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Squab·ble v. i. [imp. & p. p. Squabbled p. pr. & vb. n. Squabbling ]
 1. To contend for superiority in an unseemly manner; to scuffle; to struggle; to wrangle; to quarrel.
 2. To debate peevishly; to dispute.
    The sense of these propositions is very plain, though logicians might squabble a whole day whether they should rank them under negative or affirmative.   --I. Watts.
 Syn: -- To dispute; contend; scuffle; wrangle; quarrel; struggle.