Words Related to Agreement and Disagreement

Words Related to Agreement and Disagreement - Disagreement and Opposition 6

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Here you will learn some English words related to disagreement and opposition, such as "tussle", "tiff", and "stir".
stalematenoun

a situation where no argument can be settled or no one can win in a contest

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to stand firmverb

to stick to one's opinions; to not move back

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stand-offnoun

a situation where reaching an agreement seems impossible

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sticking pointnoun

a subject or issue over which people disagree and therefore no progress can be made

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stirnoun

a situation where there is excitement, annoyance, or shock

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to stir upverb

to intentionally try to cause trouble or arguments

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stormyadjective

involving bitter arguments and angry feelings

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strifenoun

violent disagreement between people

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to struggleverb

to argue or compete with someone or something, particularly to get something specific

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strugglenoun

a contest or conflict in which people try to get something

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the moral high groundphrase

a claim that one has moral superiority over others

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to take issue withphrase

to argue or disagree with someone over something

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to take someone/something to the matphrase

to engage in a quarrel or argument with someone or something

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tanglenoun

a disagreement, fight, or conflict

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to tangle withverb

to engage in a fight or argument with someone or something

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to tear apartverb

to separate or destroy by causing serious arguments in a country, organization, or group

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the gloves are offphrase

used to express one's readiness for an argument or fight

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thornyadjective

causing problem or difficulty

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tiffnoun

a small argument between two people who love each other or are close friends

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troublemakernoun

someone with a tendency to cause difficulty, particularly by encouraging others to question those in authority

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turbulencenoun

a state of instability, disorder, or conflict

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turbulentadjective

marked with instability, argument, disorder, or conflict

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turf warnoun

a violent fight or argument between rivals over the control of a specific area or activity

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tusslenoun

a fight, struggle, or argument, particularly to get something

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to tussleverb

to struggle or fight with someone, particularly to get something

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unbridgeableadjective

(of a difference between people or their ideas) unable to be closed or made smaller because of being major

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under protestphrase

reluctantly

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to unlikeverb

to show that one no longer likes an online post or comment by clicking on a specific icon

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unpleasantnessnoun

unfriendliness or disagreements between individuals

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unsettledadjective

(of a disagreement, question, etc.) not resolved yet

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unsympatheticadjective

unwilling to support an action, idea, etc.; disagreeing with something

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unsympatheticallyadverb

in a manner that is unkind; without compassion

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uproarnoun

a situation where there is a lot of noise caused by upset or angry people

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vendettanoun

a prolonged and violent argument between two families or groups in which members of each side make attempts to murder the members of the opposing side in retaliation for things that occurred in the past

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to wade inverb

to aggressively become involved in a fight, argument, etc. without consideration

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to wade intoverb

to engage in an argument, discussion, etc. forcefully or aggressively without consideration

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war of wordsphrase

a long argument between people

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who saysphrase

used to express disagreement with an opinion or statement

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with (all due|) respectphrase

used to politely express complete disagreement

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to worstverb

to defeat someone in a contest, argument, or fight

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to wrangleverb

to have a prolonged and complicated argument

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wranglenoun

a prolonged and complicated argument

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wranglingnoun

involvement in a prolonged and complicated argument

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yeah, rightinterjection

‌used to express disagreement with or disbelief at a statement

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the battle lines [are] drawnphrase

used to say that people have chosen which side they are going to support in an upcoming contest or argument

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