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clash

noun

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  1. 1 a physical dispute between opposing individuals or groups a clash between rival gangs that resulted in some serious injuries Synonyms battle, fight, combat, conflict, contest, dustup, fracas, fray, hassle, scrap, scrimmage, scrum, scuffle, skirmish, struggle, tussleRelated Words pitched battle, rough-and-tumble; affray [chiefly British], battle royal, brawl, broil, donnybrook, free-for-all, melee (also mêlée), mix-up, ruckus, ruction; blows, fistfight, fisticuffs, grapple, handgrips, punch-out, punch-up [chiefly British], slugfest; confrontation, duel, face-off, joust; altercation, argle-bargle [chiefly British], argument, argy-bargy [chiefly British], contretemps, controversy, cross fire, disagreement, dispute, falling-out, kickup, misunderstanding, quarrel, row, spat, squabble, tangle, tiff, wrangle; catfightNear Antonyms truce

  2. 2 the loud sound made when metal strikes metal the clash of cymbals Synonyms clangor, clank, clang, whangRelated Words chime, ding-dong, knell, peal, ping, plink, ring, tintinnabulation; chink, clink, clinkety-clank, jangle, jingle, rattle, tang, tinkle, twang; clap, clip-clop, clop, crack, crash, crunch; clump, clunk, thump


clash

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of clash

  1. to be out of harmony or agreement usually noticeably the colors of your shirt and pants clash a parent's idea of proper dress often clashes with a teenager's Synonyms collide, conflict, disaccord, discord, jar Related Words battle, combat, engage, fight, war (against); chafe, gall, grate, jangle; differ, disagree, dissent Near Antonyms agree, assent, coincide, concur, correspond Antonyms accord, blend, conform (to or with), fit, harmonize, match


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