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clashes

noun
plural of clash

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a physical dispute between opposing individuals or groups
  • a clash between rival gangs that resulted in some serious injuries

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2 the loud sound made when metal strikes metal
  • the clash of cymbals

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clashes

verb
present tense third-person singular of clash

Synonyms & Antonyms of clashes (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Clashes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clashes. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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