Thesaurus / dissension
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The tone of the dissension is that somehow the Buckeyes strategized this way, that they voluntarily shrank their schedule or dodged opponents.
AN EASY GUIDE TO LOBBYING FOR A COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SPOT DURING A PANDEMIC: DON’TBARRY SVRLUGADECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Dissension soon arose in the family propos of young Baudelaire's desire for a literary career.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
He told us himself that, in this time of public dissension, he was resolved to make his fortune.
George therefore started on his work of sowing dissension between them with something in his favour.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
The Roman sky was overshadowed with clouds both of foreign invasion and internal dissension.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
The only chance of dissension is about the 'partition of the spoil.'
THE ENGLISH UTILITARIANS, VOLUME II (OF 3)LESLIE STEPHEN
This caused discussion and dissension in the nation, and a law was made which banished the goose which had the vision.
PRAIRIE SMOKE (SECOND EDITION, REVISED)MELVIN RANDOLPH GILMORE
This caused great dissension between them when discovered by Mr. Nicholson.
YORKSHIRE ODDITIES, INCIDENTS AND STRANGE EVENTSS. BARING-GOULD
Evidently she consented to the recurrence of a vexatious dissension for the enjoyment of having him with her hourly.
LORD ORMONT AND HIS AMINTA, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
While our land was torn with dissension, the Indians cunningly planned a general uprising.
THE BLUE AND THE GRAYA. R. WHITE
WORDS RELATED TO DISSENSION
- bone of contention
- bone to pick
- far cry
- poles apart
- sour note
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