Synonyms and Antonyms of dissidence
a lack of agreement or harmony
- Political dissidence had plagued the country for years.
conflict, disaccord, discord, discordance, discordancy, disharmony, dissension (also dissention), dissent, dissonance, disunion, disunity, division, friction, infighting, inharmony, schism, strife, variance, war, warfare
clash, collision, competition, contention
altercation, argument, bicker, brawl, debate, disagreement, dispute, divide, fissure
falling-out, fight, hassle, jar, miff, mix-up, quarrel, row, run-in, scrap, spat, squabble, tiff, wrangle
incompatibility, incongruence, incongruity, incongruousness, inconsistence, inconsistency, inconsonance, inharmoniousness
animosity, antagonism, antipathy, cold war, enmity, hostility, ill will, rancor
departure from a generally accepted theory, opinion, or practice
- After abstract art became established, its proponents became just as intolerant of dissidence as earlier schools of art had been.
error, fallacy, falsehood, misbelief, misconception, myth
apostasy, defection, infidelity, schism, sectarianism, separatism
deviance, deviation, iconoclasm, unconventionality
disagreement, discord, dissension (also dissention)