collide


collide

verb

Definition of COLLIDE

1
to be out of harmony or agreement usually noticeably <a story of what happens when modern American mores and traditional Asian values collide>
Related Words battle, combat, engage, fight, war (against); chafe, gall, grate, jangle; differ, disagree, dissent
Antonyms accord, blend, conform (to or with), fit, harmonize, match
2
to come into usually forceful contact with something <fortunately, I wasn't hurt when my bike collided with that fence>
Near Antonyms miss, skirt

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