Heated, often violent conflict or disagreement.
The definition of animosity is strong ill will or dislike.
The definition of a squabble is a silly little fight or tiff.
The rubbing of one object or surface against another.
An act of jarring (in any sense).
The result of breaking, as a crack, separation, or opening:
Quarrel means a fight or dispute.
(Hurling) An instance of restarting the game after a "dead ball", where it is dropped between two opposing players, who can fight for possession.
The quality of being distinct or unlike; difference.
The condition or fact of being unequal, as in age, rank, or degree; difference:
The power or inclination to fight; pugnacity:
A discussion in which there is disagreement; dispute; debate
A protracted controversy or struggle:
A contest, or match
A degree or amount by which things differ:
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A bitter, often prolonged quarrel or state of enmity, especially such a state of hostilities between two families or clans.
A statement or point that one argues for as true or valid
A quarrel or dispute
The act of wrangling.
A feeling of animosity or rancor.
Unfriendly feeling; enmity.
A failure to understand; mistake of meaning or intention
Division is defined as separation or a difference of opinion.
The position of two celestial bodies when their celestial longitude differs by 180°, especially a configuration in which Earth lies on a straight line between the Sun and a superior planet or the Moon. Planets in this position rise as the Sun sets and are visible all night long, reaching their highest point in the sky at midnight; the Moon in this position is full.
A break in friendly relations
A harsh or confused noise, as the sound of battle; clash; din
The state of being disunited; separation.
(Anglo-American common law) A separate opinion filed in a case by judges who disagree with the outcome of the majority of the court in that case
An arrangement of bowling pins left standing after a bowl, in which two or more pins remain standing with one or more pins between them knocked down.
A problematic situation resulting from such a disparity:
Lack of harmony or agreement
Polemic is a controversy, debate or dispute, or a person who is inclined to argue.
(Informal) A quarrel, fight, etc.
(Informal) An argument or altercation.
A marked lack of correspondence or agreement
A fight or struggle, esp. a protracted one; war
The condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor:
An angry quarrel; a squabble.
The act of sparring.
Tacit or passive conduct that implies agreement or consent. For example, if one makes a statement and another is silent when an objection should be forthcoming, the second person’s acquiescence to the statement may be inferred.
A heated argument; squabble
Strong disagreement; a contention or quarrel; discord.
The definition of an altercation is a verbal fight between people.
Something that is difficult, as a hard problem or an obstacle or objection
A combination of sounds considered dissonant or unpleasant.
That which displeases; cause of irritation or annoyance; offence; injury.
A variety or assortment:
The likelihood of the occurrence of one thing rather than the occurrence of another thing, as in a contest:
A shallow area in a waterway.
(The same) form or shape; semblance
A point, feature, or instance in which things are similar
The state or quality of being the same; identity or uniformity
Inner contentment; serenity:
(Biology) The evolutionary tendency or process by which animals or plants that are descended from a common ancestor evolve into different forms when living under different conditions.
A state of agreement or orderly arrangement according to color, size, shape, etc.
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