spite fence

Definition of "spite fence"
  1. A disagreeable fence installed solely to upset a neighbor, which might not adhere to local or state regulations governing fences, or could be unlawful if proven to have been constructed with ill will
How to use "spite fence" in a sentence
  1. The spite fence built over the weekend has been causing problems between the neighbors.
  2. They had to face legal proceedings due to the spite fence they erected around their yard.
  3. Local authorities were contacted regarding the spite fence that violated local regulations.

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