drive a wedge between

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Definition of drive a wedge between

: to cause disagreement or anger between (people who had been friendly before) A fight over their parents' estate drove a wedge between the brothers.

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“Drive a wedge between.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drive%20a%20wedge%20between. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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