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Compounding the performance issues, however, are personnel disputes.

From Fortune

Problem is, the law is painfully vague on what happens in Congress if there’s a dispute between the chambers over seating electors.

From Ozy

In addition, Apple has also introduced a rule that seems tied to its recent dispute with Basecamp, developers of the Hey email app.

Accounts could be reported as suspicious for a wide variety of reasons—including, in theory, political disputes.

The move will be seen in Ethiopia as a definite show of support for its rivals in the dispute, in particular Egypt.

From Quartz

Despite the strong language, however, the neither the JPO nor Lockheed could dispute a single fact in either Daily Beast report.

What if there were a legal dispute between the foreign investor and his or her Egyptian partners or collaborators?

He first rose to prominence as a lawyer in Queens, who settled a boiling racial dispute over public housing in Forest Hills.

At least for now, because few things about this dispute are absolutely certain.

After two years, the dispute ended with an arbitration ruling in favor of Savage.

I was once present at a dispute between a layman and a clergyman, upon the subject of dreams.

No one can dispute that he drew the life that he saw moving around him.

The employers can then dispute it out with their working men as to how much wages shall be.

Thereupon a dispute arose, and the Savages, seizing their bows and arrows, wanted to take away the 151 corpse.

Of his book he himself said, “My conclusions may be disputed, but no one shall dispute the facts on which they are based.”


On this page you'll find 273 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dispute, such as: bickering, brawl, conflict, controversy, debate, and disagreement.

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