disagreement


disagreement
I noun altercation, argument, argumentation, challenge, conflict, conflict of interest, conflict of opinion, contention, contradiction, contraposition, contrariety, contrariness, contravention, controversy, debate, demurral, difference, difference of opinion, disaccord, discord, discordance, discordancy, discrepancy, discrepantia, disharmony, disputation, dissensio, dissension, dissent, dissidence, dissidium, dissimilitude, dissonance, disunion, disunity, divergent opinions, diversity of opinion, exception, faction, failure to agree, feud, gainsaying, incompatibility, inconsonance, inharmoniousness, negation, nonconsent, objection, odds, opposition, oppugnancy, polemics, quarrel, rebuttal, recusancy, strife, unconformity, variance foreign phrases:
- Cum in corpore dissentitur, apparet nullam esse acceptionem. — Where there is a disagreement on the substance, it appears that there is no acceptance
II index antipode, antithesis, argument (contention), belligerency, collision (dispute), conflict, confrontation (altercation), contention (opposition), contest (dispute), contradiction, contraposition, contravention, controversy (argument), deviation, difference, disaccord, disapprobation, disapproval, discord, discrepancy, disparity, dispute, dissatisfaction, dissension, dissent (difference of opinion), dissent (nonconcurrence), dissidence, distinction (difference), division (act of dividing), estrangement, feud, fight (argument), fracas, fray, imbroglio, impugnation, incompatibility (difference), incompatibility (inconsistency), incongruity, inconsistency, inequality, negation, nonconformity, objection, opposition, paradox, reaction (opposition), rejection, repudiation, split, struggle

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • disagreement — [n1] dispute, quarrel altercation, animosity, antagonism, argument, atmospherics, bickering, breach, break, clash, clashing, conflict, contention, contest, controversy, crosspurposes, debate, difference, discord, dissent, dissidence, disunion,… …   New thesaurus

  • disagreement — [dis΄ə grē′mənt] n. 1. refusal to agree or comply 2. failure to agree; difference; incongruity; discrepancy [a disagreement between accounts] 3. difference of opinion 4. a quarrel or dispute …   English World dictionary

  • Disagreement — Dis a*gree ment (d[i^]s [.a]*gr[=e] ment), n. [Cf. F. d[ e]sagr[ e]ment disagreeable circumstance, disagreeableness.] 1. The state of disagreeing; a being at variance; dissimilitude; diversity. [1913 Webster] 2. Unsuitableness; unadaptedness.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disagreement — late 15c.; see DIS (Cf. dis ) + AGREEMENT (Cf. agreement) …   Etymology dictionary

  • disagreement — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ bitter, considerable, deep, major, profound, serious, sharp, significant, strong, substantial, substantive …   Collocations dictionary

  • disagreement */ — UK [ˌdɪsəˈɡriːmənt] / US [ˌdɪsəˈɡrɪmənt] noun Word forms disagreement : singular disagreement plural disagreements 1) [countable/uncountable] a situation involving a lot of disagreements The negotiations ended in disagreement. disagreement with:… …   English dictionary

  • disagreement — dis|a|gree|ment [ ,dısə grimənt ] noun * 1. ) count or uncount a situation involving a lot of disagreements: The negotiations ended in disagreement. disagreement with: Bowen resigned from the club following a disagreement with the head coach.… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • disagreement — n. 1) to express a disagreement 2) to resolve a disagreement 3) a bitter, marked, serious, sharp; slight disagreement 4) a disagreement among, between, with 5) a disagreement about, over * * * [ˌdɪsə griːmənt] between marked over …   Combinatory dictionary

  • disagreement — dis|a|gree|ment [ˌdısəˈgri:mənt] n 1.) [U and C] a situation in which people express different opinions about something and sometimes argue ≠ ↑agreement ▪ We ve had a few disagreements , but we re still good friends. disagreement about/over/as… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Disagreement — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Disagreement >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 disagreement disagreement Sgm: N 1 discord discord discordance Sgm: N 1 dissonance dissonance dissidence discrepancy Sgm: N 1 unconformity unconformity &c. 83 …   English dictionary for students


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