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duel

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of duel

  1. an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another a duel for the title of captain of the team Synonyms of duel ball game, battle, combat, competition, conflict, confrontation, contention, dogfight, contest, face-off, grapple, match, rivalry, strife, struggle, sweepstakes (also sweep-stake), tug-of-war, war, warfareWords Related to duel horse race, nail-biter; showdown; clash, collision, discord, friction; argument, controversy, debate, disagreement, disputation, dispute, dissension (also dissention), quarrel, row, wrangleNear Antonyms of duel concord, harmony, peace



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