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conflict
[n]'kɑːnflɪkt [v],kɑːn'flɪkt
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war.
  2. An open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals).
  3. An incompatibility of dates or events.
  4. A disagreement or argument about something important.
  5. Opposition between two simultaneous but incompatible feelings.
  6. Opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot).
  7. A state of opposition between persons or ideas or interests.
(动) As a verb
  1. Go against, as of rules and laws.
  2. Be in conflict.
Hyphenationcon•flict
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
Matching Results
矛盾máodùncontradiction; conflicting views; contradictory
争执zhēngzhíto dispute; to disagree; to argue opinionatedly; to wrangle
抵触dǐchùto conflict; to contradict
倾轧qīngyàconflict; internal strife; dissension
qié(same as ) to quarrel; to conflict, contention; animosity; resentment; recriminations
冲突chōngtū, chōngtú (Tw)conflict; to conflict; clash of opposing forces; collision (of interests); contention
战争zhànzhēngwar; conflict
摩擦mócāfriction; rubbing; chafing; fig. disharmony; conflict; also written 磨擦
争端zhēngduāndispute; controversy; conflict
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