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  • as incompromise
  • as inmake concessions

synonyms for split the difference

  • agree
  • negotiate
  • adjust
  • arbitrate
  • compose
  • compound
  • concede
  • conciliate
  • give and take
  • settle
  • find happy medium
  • find middle ground
  • go fifty-fifty
  • make a deal
  • make concession
  • meet halfway
  • play ball with
  • strike balance
  • trade off

antonyms for split the difference

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  • confuse
  • disarrange
  • upset
  • contest
  • differ
  • disagree
  • dispute
  • dissent
  • guard
  • protect
  • quarrel
  • save
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    How to use split the difference in a sentence

    Under the one-sixth they appear as slender, highly refractive fibers with double contour and, often, curled or split ends.
    A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
    Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    The cantonment was split into two sections by an irregular ravine, or nullah, running east and west.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    Is the Bible revelation so clear and explicit that no difference of opinion as to its meaning is possible?
    GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
    We accepted the offer, so that they might see the difference between Christianity and their ungodliness.
    THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
    And hence the reader can notice the fundamental difference between all other methods and mine.
    ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
    You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    The atmosphere seemed drawn taut before him as though it must any instant split open upon a sound of crying.
    THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    The Griffin carried off one sheep a day from a German village, till a man came with a "falchion" and split the Griffin open.
    KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
    The first two figures of the first group are 38, and the first two figures of the second group are 40—a difference of 2.
    ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO SPLIT THE DIFFERENCE

    • adjust
    • agree
    • arbitrate
    • compose
    • compound
    • concede
    • conciliate
    • find happy medium
    • find middle ground
    • give and take
    • go fifty-fifty
    • make a deal
    • make concession
    • meet halfway
    • negotiate
    • play ball with
    • settle
    • split the difference
    • strike balance
    • trade off
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.