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Synonyms for conflict

Synonyms for conflict

Synonyms for conflict

opposition between two simultaneous but incompatible feelings

a state of opposition between persons or ideas or interests

an incompatibility of dates or events

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opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot)

be in conflict

go against, as of rules and laws

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Due to less anxious and less concern on achievement of type B personality behaviors so they experienced less work family conflict at their work place18.
Factors affecting work family conflict are workloads, work flexibility, and family role conflict20.
On a positive note, the number of conflict deaths declined in Colombia and Burma.
Conflict resolution, otherwise known as reconciliation, is conceptualized as the methods and processes involved in facilitating the peaceful ending of conflict and retribution.
Conflict can be a common occurrence in peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis clinics, and can affect the overall functioning of a dialysis clinic.
Oxford Dictionaries (2013) defines conflict as a serious disagreement or argument.
Part of a school administrator's role also includes making sure that conflict within the school environment is resolved in a manner that is effective for all person involved including students, teachers, and/or parents (Lan, 1997).
In the workplace, conflict and the style of conflict management implemented, substantially influence individual, group, and organizational effectiveness (De Dreu & Van Vianen, 2001).
Conflict is a sort of social status in which two or more people either face with disagreement concerning fundamental issues or show emotional hostility towards each other [1].
According to a survey by Pace (2008), "85% of employees deal with conflict to some degree, 49% believe that the primary causes of workplace conflict are the personality clashes and warring egos between employees, 34% (believe that the conflict is) related to stress and 33% (consider it to be) due to heavy workloads" (p.
The session was moderated by Prof Sultan Barakat, director, Centre for Conflict and Humanitarian Studies.
The aim of the study was to evaluate the perceptions of secondary school teachers about the role of education regarding social conflict resolution.
Conflict can simmer at a low level and comes in a variety of types.
This yearآ's "Armed Conflict Survey" by the London-based think tank, the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), said Syriaآ's conflict was the worldآ's "most lethal conflict for the fifth year running".