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conflicted

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having a mixture of opposing feelings
  • I'm conflicted about the prospect of our only child going away to college

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conflicted

verb
past tense of conflict

Synonyms & Antonyms of conflicted (Entry 2 of 2)

to be out of harmony or agreement usually noticeably
  • his statement conflicts with the facts, as given in the police report

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“Conflicted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/conflicted. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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