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conflicted

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adjective con·flict·ed \kən-ˈflik-təd\

Simple Definition of conflicted

  • : having or showing feelings that disagree with one another

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of conflicted

  1. :  experiencing or marked by ambivalence or a conflict especially of emotions <this unhappy and conflicted modern woman — John Updike> <conflicted feelings>

Examples of conflicted in a sentence

  1. She was still conflicted about her ex-husband's remarriage.

  2. <I'm conflicted about the prospect of our only child going away to college.>



1914

First Known Use of conflicted

1914

Rhymes with conflicted


Medical Dictionary

conflicted

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adjective con·flict·ed \kən-ˈflik-təd\

Medical Definition of conflicted

  1. :  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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