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See definition of factional on Dictionary.com
  • as indivergent
  • as insectarian
  • as insectional

synonyms for factional

  • atypical
  • conflicting
  • contradictory
  • contrary
  • different
  • disparate
  • dissimilar
  • diverse
  • various
  • diverging
  • aberrant
  • abnormal
  • anomalous
  • antithetical
  • deviating
  • disagreeing
  • dissonant
  • distant
  • factious
  • irregular
  • off-key
  • opposite
  • poles apart
  • separate
  • unalike
  • unequal
  • unlike
  • unnatural
  • unsimilar
  • untypical
  • variant
See also synonyms for: factionalism

antonyms for factional

MOST RELEVANT
  • agreeing
  • alike
  • conforming
  • correspondent
  • equal
  • harmonious
  • homogeneous
  • like
  • normal
  • same
  • similar
  • standard
  • uniform
  • convergent
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How to use factional in a sentence

Aware that factional faultlines may emerge after his death—perhaps causing the clerical regime to suffer the same fate as the Soviet Union—Khamenei is doing all he can to ensure his Islamist ideology outlives him.
WHY IRAN’S ELECTIONS ARE A CRITICAL TURNING POINT FOR KHAMENEI’S REGIMEKASRA AARABIJUNE 16, 2021TIME
The strength of the new party was frittered away in doctrinaire factional strife between the single taxers and the socialists.
A HISTORY OF TRADE UNIONISM IN THE UNITED STATESSELIG PERLMAN
This factional struggle greatly complicates every revolutionary movement.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
The struggle for place is continued as a factional fight within the newly ruling crowd.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
We were too near the fight still, and there were party wounds to be bound up and little factional sores that had to be healed.
THE STRENGTH OF GIDEON AND OTHER STORIESPAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR
It is very painful to me that you in Missouri cannot or will not settle your factional quarrel among yourselves.
THE PAPERS AND WRITINGS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, VOLUME SIXABRAHAM LINCOLN
But he had the advantage of escaping the bitter factional feeling within the party against each of these leaders.
CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN HISTORY, 1877-1913CHARLES A. BEARD
In the lower form there are personal jealousies and factional contests which prevent united action under elected leaders.
RACES AND IMMIGRANTS IN AMERICAJOHN R. COMMONS
But as the years passed factional division grew more and more pronounced.
KENTUCKY'S FAMOUS FEUDS AND TRAGEDIESCHAS. G MUTZENBERG
More harmful than these quarrels were the factional disputes between the civil and military officials.
THE COLONIZATION OF NORTH AMERICAHERBERT EUGENE BOLTON
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