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strife

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of strife

  1. 1 a lack of agreement or harmony in order to avoid family strife, the children spend equal time during the holidays with both of their grandmothers Synonyms of strife conflict, disaccord, discordance, discordancy, disharmony, dissension (also dissention), dissent, dissidence, dissonance, disunion, disunity, division, friction, infighting, inharmony, schism, discord, variance, war, warfareWords Related to strife 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, rancorNear Antonyms of strife concurrence, cooperationAntonyms of strife accord, agreement, concord, concordance, harmony, peace

  2. 2 an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another bitter strife between the two political factions Synonyms of strife ball game, battle, combat, competition, conflict, confrontation, contention, dogfight, duel, face-off, grapple, match, rivalry, contest, struggle, sweepstakes (also sweep-stake), tug-of-war, war, warfareWords Related to strife horse race, nail-biter; showdown; clash, collision, discord, friction; argument, controversy, debate, disagreement, disputation, dispute, dissension (also dissention), quarrel, row, wrangleNear Antonyms of strife concord, harmony, peace



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