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conflicted

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of conflicted

  1. having a mixture of opposing feelings <I'm conflicted about the prospect of our only child going away to college> Synonyms ambivalent, equivocal Related Words doubtful, faltering, irresolute, questioning, uncertain, undecided, unsure, vacillating, wobbly (also wabbly); afraid, disinclined, dubious, hesitant, indisposed, loath (also loth or loathe), reluctant Near Antonyms certain, decided, resolute, sure, unquestioning Antonyms unambivalent





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