Definitions For Conflict


  • A hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war
  • An open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)
  • An incompatibility of dates or events
  • A disagreement or argument about something important
  • Opposition between two simultaneous but incompatible feelings
  • Opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot)
  • A state of opposition between persons or ideas or interests
  • A struggle for power, property, etc.
  • Strong disagreement between people, groups, etc., that results in often angry argument
  • A difference that prevents agreement : disagreement between ideas, feelings, etc.


  • Go against, as of rules and laws
  • Be in conflict
  • To be different in a way that prevents agreement : to say or express opposite things
  • To happen at the same time as something else

Is Conflict a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Conflict is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Conflict in a Sentence

  • A conflict between two gangs
  • Recent violent conflict in the region
  • Everyone in my family always tries to avoid conflict.
  • Reports conflicted on how many people were involved.
  • His statement conflicts with the facts, as given in the police report

Synonyms for Conflict

Antonyms for Conflict

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