: experiencing or marked by ambivalence or a conflict especially of emotions <this unhappy and conflicted modern woman — John Updike> <conflicted feelings>
Examples of CONFLICTED
- She was still conflicted about her ex-husband's remarriage.
- <I'm conflicted about the prospect of our only child going away to college.>
First Known Use of CONFLICTED
con·flict·ed adjective \kən-ˈflik-təd\ (Medical Dictionary)
: having or experiencing emotional conflict <working women were much more conflicted about working than full-time mothers were about staying home—People>
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