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Wordnet 3.0


1. in disagreement;
- Example: "the figures are at odds with our findings"
- Example: "contradictory attributes of unjust justice and loving vindictiveness"- John Morley
[syn: at odds(p), conflicting, contradictory, self-contradictory]

2. on bad terms;
- Example: "they were usually at odds over politics"
- Example: "conflicting opinions"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Conflict \Con*flict"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Conflicted; p. pr. & vb. n. Conflicting.] [L. conflictus, p. p. of confligere to conflict (cf. conflictare); con- + fligere to strike; cf. Gr. fli`bein, qli`bein, to press, L. flagrum whip.] 1. To strike or dash together; to meet in violent collision; to collide. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Fire and water conflicting together. --Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. To maintain a conflict; to contend; to engage in strife or opposition; to struggle. [1913 Webster] A man would be content to . . . conflict with great difficulties, in hopes of a mighty reward. --Abp. Tillotson. [1913 Webster] 3. To be in opposition; to be contradictory. [1913 Webster] The laws of the United States and of the individual States may, in some cases, conflict with each other. --Wheaton. Syn: To fight; contend; contest; resist; struggle; combat; strive; battle. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Conflicting \Con*flict"ing\, a. 1. Being in conflict or collision, or in opposition; contending; contradictory; incompatible; contrary; opposing; marked by discord. Syn: antagonistic, at odds(predicate), clashing. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] Torn with sundry conflicting passions. --Bp. Hurd. [1913 Webster] 2. in disagreement; -- of facts or theories. Syn: at odds(predicate), contradictory, self-contradictory. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

conflicting adj 1: in disagreement; "the figures are at odds with our findings"; "contradictory attributes of unjust justice and loving vindictiveness"- John Morley [syn: at odds(p), conflicting, contradictory, self- contradictory] 2: on bad terms; "they were usually at odds over politics"; "conflicting opinions"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

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