Brannigan



a carouse.
a squabble; brawl.
Historical Examples

Hoof and Claw Charles G. D. Roberts
The Trimmed Lamp O. Henry
Hoof and Claw Charles G. D. Roberts
Hoof and Claw Charles G. D. Roberts
Priscilla’s Spies George A. Birmingham
Hoof and Claw Charles G. D. Roberts
Priscilla’s Spies George A. Birmingham
Hoof and Claw Charles G. D. Roberts
Bert Lloyd’s Boyhood J. McDonald Oxley
Hoof and Claw Charles G. D. Roberts

A spree: a prolonged crossword puzzle brannigan
A brawl or fracas; donnybrook: Republicans and Democrats alike are guilty of this brannigan (1940+)

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