lack of agreement or harmony
bitter conflict; heated often violent dissension
Violent conflict, usually brief or limited in nature.
the act of striving; earnest endeavor
exertion or contention for superiority; contest of emulation, either by intellectual or physical efforts
altercation; violent contention; fight; battle
that which is contended against; occasion of contest
Strife is a first-person shooter video game developed by Rogue Entertainment and published by Velocity, based on the Doom engine from id Software. Strife added some role-playing game elements and allowed players to talk to other characters in the game's world. Along with Pathways into Darkness, Ultima Underworld and System Shock, it is considered one of the first FPS-RPG games.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
strīf, n. contention for superiority: struggle for victory: contest: discord.—adj. Strife′ful (Spens.), full of strife, contentious, discordant—also Strif′ful. [M. E. strif—O. Fr. estrif—Scand., Ice. strith, strife; Ger. streit, Dut. strijd, strife.]
firste, refits, resift, rifest, sifter
The numerical value of Strife in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Strife in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Politics, n. Strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.
Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.
I get a thick book full of death, destruction, strife and chaos. That's what I take with my morning tea.
I get a thick book full of death, destruction, strife, and chaos. That's what I take with my morning tea.
To my dear people, I say, make sure that al-Maliki and those who stand behind him don't get what he wishes. Because they want sectarian strife.
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- فتنة, صراعArabic
- αλληλοσπαραγμός, διαμάχη, διαπάληGreek
- selkkaus, yhteenotto, konfliktiFinnish
- striid, strijfWestern Frisian
- હિંસક તોફાન,ઝઘડો,Gujarati
- disputa, tenzoneItalian
- strijd, conflict, vijandige rivaliteit, geschilDutch
- discórdia, conflito, disputaPortuguese
- раздор, распряRussian
- stridighet, kiv, tvist, fejdSwedish
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