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dispute

dispute - Dictionary definition and meaning for word dispute

Definition
(noun) a disagreement or argument about something important
Example Sentence
  • he had a dispute with his wife
  • there were irreconcilable differences
  • the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats

Definition
(noun) coming into conflict with
Synonyms : contravention

Definition
(verb) take exception to
Synonyms : challenge , gainsay
Example Sentence
  • She challenged his claims

Definition
(verb) have a disagreement over something
Synonyms : altercate , argufy , quarrel , scrap
Example Sentence
  • We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America
  • These two fellows are always scrapping over something

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