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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

References in classic literature ?
When there is only so much of the same thing, and when two men want all they can get of the same thing, there is a conflict of interest between labor and capital.
But mechanical invention had gone faster than intellectual and social organisation, and the world, with its silly old flags, its silly unmeaning tradition of nationality, its cheap newspapers and cheaper passions and imperialisms, its base commercial motives and habitual insincerities and vulgarities, its race lies and conflicts, was taken by surprise.
A social conflict is a situation where two or more persons hanker after the aim or aspiration that they did not agree to share with each other.
1 Morton Deutsch, "Cooperation and conflict resolution: Implications for consulting psychology", Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice and Research 53, no.
Objective: To assess the association between personality types and work-family conflict among female doctors.
The president, National Union of Chemical, Footwear, Rubber, Leather and Non-Metallic Employees (NUCFRLANMPE), Babatunde Olatunji, has urged governments at all levels, employers in the private sector, workers and the trade unions to uphold and utilise collective bargaining machinery to prevent conflict and crisis in the workplace.
Successful leaders recognize that effective decision-making in their organizations will always involve conflict: in ideas, in approaches and in how ideas are deployed.
Conflict can damage relationships, but it can also be healthy and conducive to positive change.
The Pulwama attack has brought the Kashmir conflict 'to centre stage', Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari noted during a conversation with Strategic Studies Institute, Islamabad (SSII).
Between 1995 and 2015, armed conflict across Africa may have resulted in the deaths of up to 5 million children younger than age 5, a new study reports.
Although there was a dip in conflict incidents in the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) provinces, except in Lanao del Sur, the total
Cambodia has 22 conflicts out of which 17 are related to biomass and land conflict.
In the previous article, I discussed the relationship between identifying the type of conflict you are experiencing, and resolution.
He delivered a talk on 'Conflict Prevention in the 21st Century - What can UN do?' The session was moderated by Prof Sultan Barakat, director, Centre for Conflict and Humanitarian Studies.