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Words related to bust-up

a serious quarrel (especially one that ends a friendship)

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Dobson, who starred in EastEnders between 1985 and 1988, was best remembered for her furious bust-ups with on-screen husband Dirty Den, played by Leslie Grantham.
Bellamy was allowed to go to his home town club after several training ground bust-ups with Mancini.
NEIL LENNON will remember the success he enjoyed at Celtic but he's unlikely to forget the bust-ups.
Here Record Sport delves into the archives for football's biggest dugout bust-ups.
Villa have been on the receiving end of speculation regarding alleged unhappy players and bust-ups.
Viewers will see Stella brought in to help owner Steve McDonald run the pub after a series of bust-ups with his wife leave the business in trouble.
Behind-thescenes bust-ups and fallings-out seem to have held the group back - when they announced they were reforming live on an American radio station, within three minutes Sisqo had walked out and the rest started fighting.
Denmark draw no bet 4pts 4-5 Coral, Ladbrokes With talk of disarray in the Cameroon camp and reports of dressing-room bust-ups, Denmark can bounce back from an openinggame defeat in style and get their World Cup campaign up and running.
And far be it from me to encourage claret and blue bust-ups, but is there any reason O'Neill didn't try and settle his alleged early season disputes with 6ft 4ins powerhouse John Carew in the same way he did with slightly smaller Reo-Coker?
Film director Ken Russell quit the Channel 4 reality show yesterday after bust-ups with Jade Goody and her mother Jackiey.
Even so, new research shows that around a third of holiday road trips still end in tantrums and bust-ups.
Ferguson nurtured Beckham from promising schoolboy to international star at Manchester United but a series of bust-ups at Old Trafford prompted his move to Spain in the summer.
We know [sheep] actually form individual friendships and they have bust-ups with their friends, just like we do," he explained in a radio interview.
And he says Keane's previous bust-ups with the Irish team should be forgotten about.
It is likely to be the first time Laurdrup and Jenkins will face each other since the end of the season was followed by a series of bust-ups.