Altercation means a heated argument or dispute.
Altercation is a noun.
Synonyms: quarrel, fight, row, scuffle, tussle, brawl, controversy, argument, discord, dispute, falling-out.
Antonyms: accord, agreement, harmony, peace, concord.
Mr.Ravi controversial proposal led to an altercation among the workers.
The police was called to stop the altercation before it turned into actual physical violence.
The lengthy family feud began with an altercation regarding the land and property.