Definitions for dissensiondɪˈsɛn ʃən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dis•sen•siondɪˈsɛn ʃən(n.)

  1. strong disagreement; a contention or quarrel; discord.

  2. difference in sentiment or opinion; disagreement.

Origin of dissension:

1300–50; < L dissēnsiō=dissent(īre) to dissent+-tiō -tion

Princeton's WordNet

  1. discord, dissension(noun)

    disagreement among those expected to cooperate

  2. disagreement, dissension, dissonance(noun)

    a conflict of people's opinions or actions or characters

Wiktionary

  1. dissension(Noun)

    An act of expressing dissent, especially spoken.

  2. dissension(Noun)

    Strong disagreement; a contention or quarrel; discord.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dissension(noun)

    disagreement in opinion, usually of a violent character, producing warm debates or angry words; contention in words; partisan and contentious divisions; breach of friendship and union; strife; discord; quarrel

Freebase

  1. Dissension

    Dissension is the 60th Magic: The Gathering set, 38th expert level set, and the third and final set in the Ravnica Block, released on May 5, 2006.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

dissension(noun)

disagreement

The proposal caused a great deal of dissension.

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