Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) conflict, struggle, battle (an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)) "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"--Thomas Paine; "police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs"
- S: (n) conflict (opposition between two simultaneous but incompatible feelings) "he was immobilized by conflict and indecision"
- S: (n) battle, conflict, fight, engagement (a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war) "Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga"; "he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement"
- S: (n) conflict (a state of opposition between persons or ideas or interests) "his conflict of interest made him ineligible for the post"; "a conflict of loyalties"
- S: (n) conflict (an incompatibility of dates or events) "he noticed a conflict in the dates of the two meetings"
- S: (n) conflict (opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot)) "this form of conflict is essential to Mann's writing"
- S: (n) dispute, difference, difference of opinion, conflict (a disagreement or argument about something important) "he had a dispute with his wife"; "there were irreconcilable differences"; "the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats"
- S: (v) conflict (be in conflict) "The two proposals conflict!"
- S: (v) conflict, run afoul, infringe, contravene (go against, as of rules and laws) "He ran afoul of the law"; "This behavior conflicts with our rules"