Similar Words
cconflicct, comflict, confflict, conflic, conflictt, confliict, confllict, connflict, conphlict, coonflict, konflikt, onflict

Conflict — synonyms, definition

1. conflict (Noun)

63 synonyms
action affair affray agitation altercation animosity antagonism antipathy antithesis argument battle clash collision combat commotion competition confrontation contention contest contrariety • • •
7 definitions

conflict (Noun) — An open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals). ex. "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"

conflict (Noun) — Opposition between two simultaneous but incompatible feelings. ex. "he was immobilized by conflict and indecision"

conflict (Noun) — (military) a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war. ex. "Grant won a decisive victory in the conflict of Chickamauga"

conflict (Noun) — A state of opposition between persons, ideas or interests. ex. "his conflict of interest made him ineligible for the post" ex. "a conflict of loyalties"

conflict (Noun) — An incompatibility of dates or events. ex. "he noticed a conflict in the dates of the two meetings"

conflict (Noun) — Opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot). ex. "this form of conflict is essential to Mann's writing"

conflict (Noun) — A disagreement or argument about something important. ex. "the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats"

10 types of
action ambivalence ambivalency disagreement group action incompatibility military action oppositeness opposition state
51 type
Armageddon Battle of Britain Drogheda arguing argument armed combat assault blue clash class struggle class war class warfare collision combat contention contestation controversy counterinsurgency disagreement disceptation • • •
2 parts of
war warfare

2. conflict (Verb)

31 synonym
argue battle buffet challenge clash collide combat compare contend contest contradict contrast contravene deviate differ differentiate disagree dispute diverge fight • • •
2 definitions

conflict (Verb) — Be in disagreement or be incompatible. ex. "The two proposals conflict!"

conflict (Verb) — Go against, as of rules and laws. ex. "This behaviour conflicts with our rules"

9 types of
breach break contrast counterpoint go against infract offend transgress violate
3 types
clash collide jar