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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A fight or disagreement.

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Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A fight or disagreement. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To show variance, incompatibility, irreconcilability, or opposition.

Usage examples (46)
  • Freida wasn't one to run from conflict.
  • The familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats
  • Simon 9:17 p.m. comment: The touchiness by what you call the conflict is my point.
  • The main conflict is set up pretty early, but again, it seems to get off track and degenerate into lots of minor conflicts. for more
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