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Long-lasting ConflictPlay
Feud implies a long, sometimes generations-lasting conflict, more serious than a routine argument. SlideThe Hatfields and McCoys had a famous feud that lasted for decades.
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Emotional IntensityPlay
A feud often involves strong emotions and resentment, making it bitter and intense. SlideAfter the court case, the feud between the neighbors became more intense.
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Historical UsagePlay
Originally, feud referred to a series of vengeful acts in medieval times between clans. SlideThe history books detail the feud between rival kingdoms.