Synonyms of contretemps in English:

contretemps


See definition of contretemps

noun

1‘her little contretemps with Terry’

SYNONYMS
argument, quarrel, squabble, altercation, clash, fight
disagreement, difference of opinion, dispute, dissension
informal tiff, set-to, run-in, spat
British informal row, barney
British informal afters
Scottish informal rammy

2‘there was one last contretemps before the end of the night’

SYNONYMS
mishap, misadventure, accident, mischance, unfortunate occurrence, awkward moment
problem, difficulty