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tug-of-war

see definition of tug-of-war
  • as inrivalry
  • as inwarfare
  • as incompetition
  • as inconflict
  • as incontest
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Synonyms for tug-of-war

noun competition
  • antagonism
  • clash
  • conflict
  • contest
  • duel
  • encounter
  • event
  • fight
  • jealousy
  • matchup
  • race
  • strife
  • struggle
  • tug-of-war
  • bout
  • candidacy
  • emulation
  • engagement
  • game
  • match
  • opposition
  • sport
  • tournament
  • athletic event
  • one on one

Antonyms for tug-of-war

  • accord
  • agreement
  • calm
  • harmony
  • peace
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to tug-of-war

competition

noun. contest

conflict

noun. fight, warfare

conflicts

noun. fight, warfare

contest

noun. fight, struggle

contests

noun. fight, struggle

rivalry

noun. competition
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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