- a disagreement or argument about something important
- coming into conflict with
strong disagreement, conflict
An argument or disagreement.
Example: The residents were involved in a dispute with the council over the rubbish collection.
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- a disagreement or argument about something important 2. [n] - coming into conflict withFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=dispute
A civil problem not dealt with in court, (a civil dispute which comes to court is called a civil case); challenging the views of the opposing party in a civil case
Found on http://www.hmcourts-service.gov.uk/infoabout/glossary/legal.htm
Dis·pute' intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Disputed ; present participle & verbal noun Disputing .] [ Middle English desputen , disputen , Old French desputer , disputer , French disputerFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/92
Dis·pute' transitive verb 1.
To make a subject of disputation; to argue pro and con; to discuss. « The rest I reserve it be disputed
how the magistrate is to do herein.» Milton. 2.
To oppose by argument or assertion; to attempt to overthrow; to controvert; ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/92
[ Confer French dispute
. See Dispute
, intransitive verb
Verbal controversy; contest by opposing argument or expression of opposing views or claims; controversial discussion; altercation; debate. « Addicted more To contemplation ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/92
a disagreement or argument about something important; `he had a dispute with his wife`; `there were irreconcilable differences`; `the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
take exception to; `She challenged his claims`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
• (v. i.) Contest; struggle; quarrel. • (v. i.) Verbal controversy; contest by opposing argument or expression of opposing views or claims; controversial discussion; altercation; debate. • (v. i.) To contend in argument; to argue against something maintained, upheld, or claimed, by another; to discuss; to reason; to debate; to alterc...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/dispute/
dispute 1. A disagreement or argument about something important. 2. To question or to doubt the truth or validity of something. 3. To disagree or to argue about something. 4. To fight for or to strive to win something. 5. To strive against or to resist something.Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/1803/3
Any disagreement between an employer and a labor organization requiring resolution; for example, the inability to agree on contract terms or grievances.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21021
To put forward reasons for or against somethingFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21468
The assertion of conflicting claims or rights between parties involved in a legal proceeding, such as a lawsuit, mediation, or arbitration.Found on http://www.nolo.com/dictionary/dispute-term.html
In a credit card or debit card account, a dispute is a situation in which a customer questions the validity of a transaction that was registered to the account. Customers dispute charges for a variety of reasons, including unauthorized charges, excessive charges, failure by the merchant to deliver merchandise, defective mercha...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dispute_(credit_card)
the act of coming into conflictFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/844476
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