Thursday, August 19, 2010
Definitions for ruction
- A disturbance, quarrel, or row.
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Citations for ruction
"If ever a ruction starts we haven't a chance. And we've all got our women and children to recollect. We've got to be peaceable at any price, and put up with whatever dirt is heaped on us."
He was forever raising a ruction. He lived a life of hard, narrow activity laid among boards, wheelbarrows, cement, stone, a life which concerned construction and had no particular joy in fruition.
Origin of ruction
The origin of ruction is uncertain, though it possibly derives from insurrection.