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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A rubbing of one thing against another. Also: Arguments or quarrels caused by differences of opinions.

Usage examples (41)
  • If only we could learn that tolerance is the oil that takes the friction out of life!
  • That aside, the example of friction is a good one.
  • The friction is coming from within your own party.
  • But already, the possibility for friction is emerging. for more
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