His action led to an altercation with Ossory, the son of Ormonde, in which Ossory used language for which he was compelled to apologize.
The war is ending, the Italians want to leave, they have an altercation with the Germans.
An altercation ensued.
He was admitted after an altercation, and found a warm welcome at the hands of his former teacher.
The discovery that the poet had printed secretly 1500 copies of The Patriot King caused him to publish a correct version in 1749, and stirred up a further altercation with Warburton, who defended his friend against Bolingbroke's bitter aspersions, the latter, whose conduct was generally reprehended, publishing a Familiar Epistle to the most Impudent Man Living.
It appears, however, from Boswell's Life, under date of 29th April 1778, that Johnson had on one occasion quarrelled with Smith at Strahan's house, apparently in London; it is clear that the "unlucky altercation" at Strahan's must have occurred in 1761 or 1763, and could have had nothing to do with the letter on Hume's death.
When at a loss for good reasons, he had recourse to sophistry; and when heated by altercation, he made unsparing use of sarcasm and invective.
On this occasion an altercation occurred between him and his friend Gans, who in his notice of lectures on jurisprudence had recommended Hegel's Philosophy of Right.
In 1377 the reformer appeared before Archbishop Sudbury and Courtenay, when an altercation between the duke and the bishop led to the dispersal of the court, and during the ensuing riot Lancaster probably owed his safety to the good offices of his foe.
The war with Spain, in which he had urged the cabinet to take the initiative, proved inevitable; but he scorned to use the occasion for "altercation and recrimination," and spoke in support of the government measures for carrying on the war.
During a heated altercation charges of treachery were made, and Comyn was stabbed to death either by Bruce or by his followers.
An angry altercation followed, for Comyn would have nothing to do with the scheme, and Bruce and his followers finally slew him before the altar of a church into which he had fled.
BoS reports an altercation at one of the many traffic calming bollards.
Brian is serving an absurd 30+ year sentence related to a custody battle and a violent altercation with the Child Service's Department.
Brian said nothing and I had the feeling that there would be another little altercation before the atmosphere cleared.
Steve Dorrington, City's press officer, said: " The match ended in utter mayhem following a major altercation.
The fall-out from a no-holds barred " kill your opponent " verbal altercation can last for decades.
The police have a tendency to make a big deal over a very minor altercation.
There was a slight altercation, then the guards came out again dragging a limp form.
There was a squeal of pain and fear, and a swift, fierce altercation.
Altercation at the house of William Strahan, Smith's publisher.
Altercation with a group of local people.
Altercation with another driver, or lose your temper if an accident has occurred.
Altercation with fourth official Andy Woolmer.
Altercation with the guard at the hospital entrance.
Tyler thereupon grew insolent, and in the altercation that ensued the rebel leader was killed by the mayor, Sir William Walworth, and John Standwick, one of the king's squires.
Altercation with another man outside the pub.