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Another word for disagreement

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Noun
  1. A marked lack of correspondence or agreement

    See also:

    agree

  2. A discussion, often heated, in which a difference of opinion is expressed

      1. A vehement quarrel.
      2. An angry or heated argument
      1. A summary or short statement of the plot or subject of a literary work.
      2. (--- Archaic) A reason or matter for dispute or contention:
      3. (Linguistics) A word, phrase, or clause in a semantic relation with a word or phrase and that helps complete the meaning of that word or phrase, such as a noun phrase that is the object of a verb. The clause that we go is an argument of the verb suggest in the sentence I suggest that we go.
      1. (Archaic) A skirmish or quarrel
      2. An angry quarrel; a squabble.
      3. A small wooden vessel made of staves and hoops, like a tub.
      1. A sharp disagreement; conflict
      2. A violent conflict or confrontation.
      3. A loud, harsh noise, such as that made by two metal objects in collision.
      1. A striving to win in competition; rivalry:
      2. A statement or point that one argues for as true or valid
      3. The act of contending; strife, struggle, controversy, dispute, quarrel, etc.
      1. A lengthy discussion of an important question in which opposing opinions clash; debate; disputation
      2. A dispute, especially a public one, between sides holding opposing views.
      3. The act or practice of engaging in such disputes:
      1. A discussion involving opposing points; an argument.
      2. Deliberation; consideration:
      3. Discussion or consideration of opposing reasons; argument about or deliberation on a question
      1. A troublesome or embarrassing state of affairs, especially of financial affairs:
      2. The condition or quality of being difficult:
      3. Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
      1. (Obs.) A fight
      2. A verbal controversy; a debate.
      3. A disputing; argument; debate
      1. Power or readiness to fight; pugnacious spirit
      2. A confrontation between opposing groups in which each attempts to harm or gain power over the other, as with bodily force or weapons.
      3. A quarrel or conflict:
      1. A controversial argument, especially one refuting or attacking a specific opinion or doctrine.
      2. An argument or controversial discussion
      3. A person engaged in or inclined to controversy, argument, or refutation.
      1. A reason for a dispute or argument:
      2. An angry dispute; an altercation.
      3. A dispute or disagreement, esp. one marked by anger and deep resentment
      1. A quarrel or argument.
      2. (Informal) A quarrel, fight, etc.
      3. An encounter; a scrape or brush; especially one involving trouble or difficulty.
      1. A gaiterlike covering for the instep and ankle, usually of heavy cloth
      2. (Informal) A brief, petty quarrel or dispute
      3. A larva of an oyster or similar bivalve that has settled by attaching to a surface.
      1. A noisy, petty quarrel or dispute; wrangle
      2. A noisy quarrel, often about a trivial matter.
      1. A petty quarrel.
      2. A slight quarrel; spat
      3. A little drink of weak liquor or punch
      1. A speech sound, or series of such sounds, serving to communicate meaning and consisting of at least one base morpheme with or without prefixes or suffixes; unit of language between the morpheme and the sentence
      2. A command or direction; an order:
      3. An assurance or promise; sworn intention:
      1. The act of wrangling.
      2. An angry, noisy argument or dispute.
      1. A troublesome situation
      2. Trouble; bother.
      3. An argument or a fight.
      1. Any of a genus (Rheum) of perennial, large-leaved plants of the buckwheat family; esp., the domestic pieplant (R. rhaponticum), having large, cordate leaf blades borne on long, thick stalks: the stalks are cooked into a sauce or baked in pies, but the blades are poisonous
      2. A preparation made from the dried rhizomes and roots of any of several plants of the genus Rheum, especially R. palmatum or R. officinale of East Asia, used as a laxative.
      3. (Informal) A quarrel, fight, or heated discussion.
      1. (Informal) An argument or altercation.
      2. An intertwisted, confused mass of things, as string, branches, etc.; snarl
      3. (Informal) A fight, quarrel, or argument
    See also:

    conflict

Another word for disagreement

Noun
  1. Discord

      1. A statement or point that one argues for as true or valid
      2. A striving to win in competition; rivalry:
      3. The act of contending; strife, struggle, controversy, dispute, quarrel, etc.
      1. Contention or competition between rivals.
      2. The act or state of fighting or quarreling, esp. bitterly; struggle; conflict
      3. A conflict or quarrel:
      1. (Psychology) An emotional or mental disturbance resulting from the opposition or simultaneous functioning of mutually exclusive impulses, desires, or tendencies.
      2. Opposition between characters or forces in a work of drama or fiction, especially when motivating or shaping the action of the plot.
      3. Sharp disagreement or opposition, as of interests or ideas; clash
      1. A quarrel or dispute
      2. A dispute, especially a public one, between sides holding opposing views.
      3. The act or practice of engaging in such disputes:
      1. The act of wrangling.
      2. An angry, noisy dispute or quarrel
      1. A series of acts attacking or attempting to injure another:
      2. Any bitter quarrel or feud
      3. A feud between two families that arises from the injury or killing of the member of one family by a member of the other family, leading to long-lasting animosity and retaliatory acts of revenge.
      1. Difference of opinion; disagreement.
      2. A difference of opinion; disagreement or, esp., discord as expressed in intense quarreling or wrangling, as within a group [dissension among party members]: often in dissension in the ranks, dissatisfaction with those in authority
      1. Prevailing mood or influence
      2. Features, events, or statements intended to create a particular mood or attitude:
      3. Radio interference caused by pulses of electromagnetic radiation in the atmosphere as the result of lightning and other events (both natural and man-made)
      1. Bitter hostility or open enmity; active hatred.
      2. A hostile feeling or act.
      3. A feeling of strong dislike or hatred; ill will; hostility
      1. A feeling of animosity or rancor.
      1. Alternative spelling of ill will.
      2. Ill-disposed attitude; grudge; dislike.
      3. Unfriendly feeling; hostility; hate; malice
      1. A disagreement; difference of opinion; dissension; quarrel.
      2. A failure to understand; mistake of meaning or intention
      3. A quarrel or disagreement
      1. The physical separation and regrouping of members of a parliament according to their stand on an issue put to vote.
      2. A particular section of a country, state, etc. divided off as for administration
      3. The proportional distribution of a quantity or entity:
      1. (Astrol., Astron.) The position of two celestial bodies when their celestial longitudes differ by 180°; esp., the position of a superior planet or the full moon when it is in opposition with the sun
      2. An opposed condition; resistance, contradiction, contrast, hostility, etc.
      3. A political party or an organized group opposed to the group, party, or government in power.
      1. Open acts of war; warfare
      2. An expression of enmity and ill will; hostile act
      3. A feeling of enmity, ill will, unfriendliness, etc.; antagonism
      1. (Obs.) A breaking or being broken
      2. A failure to observe the terms, as of a law or promise, the customary forms, etc.; violation; infraction
      3. A break in friendly relations
      1. Lack of agreement among persons, groups, or things.
      2. Lack of concord; disagreement; dissension; conflict
      3. Tension or strife resulting from a lack of agreement; dissension.
      1. The state of being disunited; separation.
      2. Lack of unity; discord
      3. The breaking up or ending of union; separation
      1. Any dispute or rivalry, esp. when bitter or protracted
      2. A bitter, often prolonged quarrel or state of enmity, especially such a state of hostilities between two families or clans.
      3. Land held from a feudal lord in return for service; fief
      1. A clash; the sound or action of clashing; violent collision.
      1. The state of being opposed or hostile to another or to each other; opposition or hostility
      2. The condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor:
      3. Hostility that results in active resistance, opposition, or contentiousness.
      1. Disagreement, as of opinion or belief; dissent.
      2. The state of being dissident; dissent
      3. Disagreement; dissent
      1. Difference of opinion or feeling; disagreement.
      2. The rendering of a minority opinion in the decision of a law case
      3. (Law) A judicial opinion reaching a conclusion contrary to that reached by the majority of judges deciding a case; a minority opinion.
      1. Petty quarreling. Usually considered a childish behaviour, although often applied to adults.
      1. A noisy quarrel, often about a trivial matter.
      2. A noisy, petty quarrel or dispute; wrangle
      1. Stress on a material produced by the pull of forces tending to cause extension
      2. A force or combination of forces exerting such a pull against the resistance of the material
      3. A balancing of forces or elements in opposition
      1. Ill will or conflict because of differences of opinion, temperament, etc.
      2. The rubbing of one object or surface against another.
      3. Conflict, as between persons having dissimilar ideas or interests; clash.
      1. A breach or rupture in a group:
      2. The division of a company's stock by issuing multiples of the existing shares with a corresponding reduction in the price of each share.
      3. A breach or division in a group, between persons, etc.
      1. An act of jarring (in any sense).
      1. Alternative form of falling out.
      2. A disagreement or quarrel that causes a breach between persons formerly close
      3. (Idiomatic) A rift between people or groups, often following a disagreement or quarrel
      1. The opening shot in a game of pocket billiards, in which the cue ball must come into contact with at least one ball in the rack; often, a shot that scatters the racked balls
      2. A sudden movement; a dash:
      3. The result of breaking, as a crack, separation, or opening:
      1. A breaking off of friendly or peaceful relations, as between countries or individuals
      2. The act of breaking apart or bursting, or the state of being broken apart or burst; breach
      3. A break in friendly relations.
      1. A reason for a dispute or argument:
      2. A dispute or disagreement, esp. one marked by anger and deep resentment
      3. A falling out; breaking up of friendly relations
      1. A sharp disagreement; conflict
      2. A disagreement or state of opposition:
      3. A violent conflict or confrontation.
      1. (Astrol., Astron.) The position of two celestial bodies when their celestial longitudes differ by 180°; esp., the position of a superior planet or the full moon when it is in opposition with the sun
      2. An opposed condition; resistance, contradiction, contrast, hostility, etc.
      3. A political party or an organized group opposed to the group, party, or government in power.
      1. An angry or heated argument
      2. A vehement quarrel.
      1. The quality, state, or fact of varying or being variant; a changing or tendency to change
      2. (Chemistry) The number of thermodynamic variables, such as temperature and pressure, required to specify a state of equilibrium of a system, given by the phase rule; the degrees of freedom of a system.
      3. An exception to the application of a usual rule, granted by an authority on the basis of hardship or practicality:
      1. Any race, game, debate, etc. in which individuals or teams compete with one another to determine the winner
      2. A struggle for superiority or victory between rivals:
      3. A fight, struggle, conflict, or controversy
  2. Inconsistency

    See also:

    difference

  3. A quarrel

      1. Power or readiness to fight; pugnacious spirit
      2. A confrontation between opposing groups in which each attempts to harm or gain power over the other, as with bodily force or weapons.
      3. A quarrel or conflict:
      1. A summary or short statement of the plot or subject of a literary work.
      2. A set of statements in which one follows logically as a conclusion from the others.
      3. (Linguistics) A word, phrase, or clause in a semantic relation with a word or phrase and that helps complete the meaning of that word or phrase, such as a noun phrase that is the object of a verb. The clause that we go is an argument of the verb suggest in the sentence I suggest that we go.
      1. Land held from a feudal lord in return for service; fief
      2. A bitter, often prolonged quarrel or state of enmity, especially such a state of hostilities between two families or clans.
      3. A bitter, protracted, and violent quarrel, esp. between clans or families, often characterized by killings and counterkillings
    See also:

    dispute