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divisiveness

See definition of divisiveness on Dictionary.com
  • as indisagreement
  • as infaction

synonyms for divisiveness

  • animosity
  • antagonism
  • argument
  • bickering
  • clash
  • conflict
  • controversy
  • debate
  • difference
  • discord
  • dissent
  • disunity
  • division
  • feud
  • fight
  • friction
  • hostility
  • misunderstanding
  • opposition
  • spat
  • split
  • squabble
  • strife
  • tension
  • wrangle
  • altercation
  • atmospherics
  • breach
  • break
  • contention
  • contest
  • cross-purposes
  • dissidence
  • disunion
  • hassle
  • rupture
  • variance
  • vendetta
  • words
  • clashing
  • ill feeling
  • ill will
  • jarring
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antonyms for divisiveness

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  • accord
  • agreement
  • concord
  • concurrence
  • friendship
  • harmony
  • juncture
  • peace
  • understanding
  • acquiescence
  • likeness
  • sameness
  • similarity
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How to use divisiveness in a sentence

Consumer masks could soon come with labels saying how well they workProper education about how to wear masks and how efficient they can be has been hampered by the divisiveness over policies that require them.
INCONCLUSIVE RESULTS, MISSING DATA: EXPERTS PUSH BACK ON A STUDY QUESTIONING THE EFFICACY OF MASKSMERYL KORNFIELDNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Despite its divisiveness, “American Dirt” became a bestseller while sparking conversations about who gets to tell which stories.
THE MOST 2020 BOOKS OF 2020ANGELA HAUPTNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Considering the current level of divisiveness, especially about the pandemic, if Parton doesn’t assume that task, whoever does is going to need Dolly Parton-level mass appeal.
OF COURSE DOLLY PARTON HELPED FUND THE MODERNA VACCINECLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERNOVEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
Political conversations leading up to the election have been rich in disinformation and divisiveness, with online campaigns often pitting Jewish Americans against other groups of voters—especially other racial and ethnic minorities.
IT’S 2020 AND ANTI-SEMITISM IS AN ELECTORAL TACTIC AGAINTATE RYAN-MOSLEYNOVEMBER 2, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Instead, this triggered a degree of divisiveness the likes of which I’ve never seen.
STATE AND LOCAL LEADERS ORDER NEW RESTRICTIONS AMID AUTUMN’S CORONAVIRUS SURGEJOEL ACHENBACH, KARIN BRULLIARDOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
We have the opportunity to change that in this upcoming election to let them know that kind of divisiveness is not going to work.
ELECTION A MATTER OF ‘SURVIVAL’ FOR LGBTQ LATINOSMICHAEL K. LAVERSOCTOBER 15, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Former Assemblyman Rocky Chavez said he doesn’t think there is much divisiveness between the residents of Oceanside compared with his time as a city councilman in the early 2000s.
COASTAL ANXIETIES RUN DEEP IN OCEANSIDE MAYOR’S RACEKAYLA JIMENEZOCTOBER 12, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
But just because divisiveness is natural, it does not follow that nothing can be done to keep men together.
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WORDS RELATED TO DIVISIVENESS

  • altercation
  • animosity
  • antagonism
  • argument
  • atmospherics
  • bickering
  • breach
  • break
  • clash
  • clashing
  • conflict
  • contention
  • contest
  • controversy
  • cross-purposes
  • debate
  • difference
  • discord
  • dissent
  • dissidence
  • disunion
  • disunity
  • division
  • divisiveness
  • feud
  • fight
  • friction
  • hassle
  • hostility
  • ill feeling
  • ill will
  • jarring
  • misunderstanding
  • opposition
  • rupture
  • spat
  • split
  • squabble
  • strife
  • tension
  • variance
  • vendetta
  • words
  • wrangle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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