|1.||[ noun ] a conflict of people's opinions or actions or characters|
|Related terms:||agreement conflict disunity divide disagree|
|2.||[ noun ] a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions|
|Synonyms:||discrepancy variance divergence|
"a growing divergence of opinion"
|Related terms:||difference difference allowance|
|3.||[ noun ] the speech act of disagreeing or arguing or disputing|
|Related terms:||agreement speech_act dispute confrontation dissent discord nonconformity dissidence disagree|