Conflict

fight, struggle

conflict

(from the article `social change`) Group conflict has often been viewed as a basic mechanism of social change, especially of those radical and sudden social transformations identified ... ...which an individual learns the culture of his group. Norms contribute to the functioning of the social system and are said to develop to meet ... ...
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conflict

[n] - a state of opposition between persons or ideas or interests 2. [n] - opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot) 3. [n] - opposition between two simultaneous but incompatible feelings 4. [n] - an incompatibility of dates or event...
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Conflict

• (v. i.) To maintain a conflict; to contend; to engage in strife or opposition; to struggle. • (v. i.) To strike or dash together; to meet in violent collision; to collide. • (v.) A strife for the mastery; hostile contest; battle; struggle; fighting. • (v. i.) To be in opposition; to be contradictory. • (v.) A striking or ...
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conflict

<psychology> The internal individual struggle resulting from incompatible or opposing needs, drives, or external and internal demands. In group interactions, competitive or opposing action of incompatibles: antagonistic state or action (as of divergent ideas, interests, or persons). ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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conflict

contravene verb go against, as of rules and laws; `He ran afoul of the law`; `This behavior conflicts with our rules`
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conflict

noun an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals); `the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph`--Thomas Paine; `police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs`
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Conflict

[board game] Conflict is a military board game that was produced by Parker Brothers from about 1940 to about 1972. It had a large board divided into many small squares. The board was 24 squares by 24 squares. The squares representing land were colored two shades of brown. The squares representing the sea were colored two shades of blue. Art...
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Conflict

[narrative] In literature, the literary element conflict is an inherent incompatibility between the objectives of two or more characters or forces. Conflict creates tension and interest in a story by adding doubt as to the outcome. A narrative is not limited to a single conflict. While conflicts may not always resolve in narrative, the reso...
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conflict

[Noun] Opposition between people or forces.
Example: There was conflict between the teacher and the students, as the students wanted to leave the lesson early.
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Conflict

[process] Conflict refers to some form of friction, disagreement, or discord arising within a group when the beliefs or actions of one or more members of the group are either resisted by or unacceptable to one or more members of another group. Conflict can arise between members of the same group, known as intragroup conflict, or it can occu...
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Conflict

[video game] Conflict is a hex-based NES war game where the player is a commander who must lead his forces to victory. The player can earn fame points by occupying cities and airports and destroying units of the opponent`s army; fame points are lost by losing units of one`s army in battle or retreating from battles. The goal of each of the ...
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Conflict

Con·flict' intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Conflicted ; present participle & verbal noun Conflicting .] [ Latin conflictus , past participle of confligere to conflict (cf. conflictare ); con-...
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Conflict

Con'flict noun [ Latin conflictus a striking together, from confligere , -flictum , to strike together, to fight: confer French conflit , formerly also conflict . See Conflict , v. ] 1. A striking or dashing together; violent ...
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conflict

a disagreement or argument about something important
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Conflict

A struggle between opposing forces in a story or play, usually resolved by the end of the work. The conflict may occur within a character as well as between characters. Lady Gregory's one-act play The Rising of the Moon exemplifies both types of conflict as the Policeman wrestles with his conscience in an inner conflict and confronts an antagonist ...
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conflict

an open clash between two opposing groups
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Conflict

Disagreement (which may be either functional or dysfunctional) leading to a power struggle.
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conflict

in psychology, the arousal of two or more strong motives that cannot be solved together. A youngster, for example, may want to go to a dance to feel ... [2 related articles]
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Conflict

In the story-line of a film, performing art or literature, the struggle that arises between two in opposition. The conflicts can arise between a single individual and their self, one individual and another, one person and a group, two groups, or two forces. Several of these conflicts can appear in the content of the same film as in Robert Redford's...
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Conflict

Many (but not all!) scenes are about a conflict of some sort. If there's no conflict, the scene may still be truthful but somewhat dull.
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Conflict

Many (but not all!) scenes are about a conflict of some sort. If there's no conflict, the scene may still be truthful but somewhat dull.
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Conflict

Many (but not all!) scenes are about a conflict of some sort. If there's no conflict, the scene may still be truthful but somewhat dull.
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conflict

opposition in a work of fiction between characters or forces
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conflict

See resource conflict.
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