conflict


conflict
I noun adverseness, affray, altercation, animosity, antagonism, antipathy, argument, argumentation, battle, belligerency, breach, challenge, clash, clash of arms, collision, combat, competition, conflict of opinion, contention, contentiousness, contest, contradiction, contraposition, contrariety, contrariness, contrast, contravention, controversy, corrivalry, counteraction, debate, defiance, difference, disaccord, disagreement, disapprobation, discord, discordance, discrepancy, disharmony, dislike, dispute, disputed point, dissensio, dissension, dissent, dissidence, dissonance, disunion, disunity, divergence, divergent opinions, division, embroilment, encounter, engagement, enmity, faction, failure to agree, fight, fighting, firm opposition, friction, hatred, hostilities, hostility, incompatibility, incongruence, incongruity, inconsistency, infringement, inharmoniousness, inimicality, interference, irreconcilability, mismatch, misunderstanding, opposing causes, opposition, oppugnancy, polarity, quarrel, quarreling, question at issue, rencounter, renitency, resistance, rivalry, subject of dispute, tension, turmoil, unharmoniousness, variance, want of harmony, wrangle associated concepts: center of gravity theory, conflict of interest, conflict of laws, conflicting clauses, conflicting evidence, conflicting findings, conflicting jurisdiction, conflicting provisions, irreconcilable conflict II verb ablude, argue, be at cross purposes, be at variance, be contrary, be different, be discordant, be inconsistent, be inharmonious, be opposed, be opposed to, be unwilling, change, clash, collide, combat, come into collision, contend, contest, contradict, contrast, controvert, counteract, cross, debate, defy, depart from, deviate, differ, differ in opinion, disaccord, disagree, disapprove, discrepare, dislike, dispute, dissent, dissentire, divaricate, diverge from, go contrary to, go in opposition to, have differences, hinder, hold opposite views, interfere with, not abide, not accept, not conform, not have any part of, object, oppose, play at cross purposes, protest, quarrel, refute, repugnare, resist, revolt, rival, run against, run at cross purposes, run counter to, run in opposition to, schismatize, set oneself against, strike back, strive against, struggle, take exception, vary, wrangle associated concepts: conflicting claim, conflicting clauses, conflicting evidence, conflicting findings, conflicting interests, conflicting jurisdiction, conflicting provisions III index affray, altercation, antipode, antithesis, argument (contention), belligerency, bicker, collision (dispute), commotion, competition, confrontation (altercation), contend (dispute), contention (argument), contention (opposition), contest, contradict, contradiction, contrary, contravention, controversy (argument), disaccord (noun), disaccord (verb), disagree, disagreement, discord, discrepancy, dispute, dispute (contest), dissension, dissent (difference of opinion), dissent (differ in opinion), dissidence, embroilment, estrangement, feud, fight (argument), fracas, ill will, impugnation, incompatibility (difference), incompatibility (inconsistency), opposition, oppugn, outbreak, reaction (opposition), rebut, strife, struggle

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