What does conflicting mean?

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kənˈflɪk tɪŋcon·flict·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. at odds(p), conflicting, contradictory, self-contradictoryadjective

    in disagreement

    "the figures are at odds with our findings"; "contradictory attributes of unjust justice and loving vindictiveness"- John Morley

  2. conflictingadjective

    on bad terms

    "they were usually at odds over politics"; "conflicting opinions"


  1. conflictingadjective

    Striking, or dashing together; fighting; contending; struggling to resist and overcome.

  2. conflictingadjective

    Being in opposition; contrary; contradictory.

    In the absence of all conflicting evidence.


  1. conflicting

    Conflicting refers to the state or condition where different elements, ideas, interests, or individuals are in disagreement or opposition with each other. This can lead to tension, disputes or contradictory viewpoints. It typically pertains to situations where it's impossible or difficult for two or more things to coexist or be true at the same time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conflicting

    of Conflict

  2. Conflictingadjective

    being in conflict or collision, or in opposition; contending; contradictory; incompatible; contrary; opposing

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conflicting in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conflicting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of conflicting in a Sentence

  1. Craig Reedie:

    It wo n’t be conflicting in any way because whatever the IAAF do will come under the overall heading of the world anti-doping code and WADA regulations, i think the best comparable example is that of the UCI, who have separated their promotion and development area... from its sanctioning body.

  2. Nayeli Salazar de Noguera:

    At the beginning of Community Corps, we were facing structural barriers. People couldn't get to the vaccines because of lack of transportation or conflicting work schedules. Now we're going into those cultural and deep-seated beliefs that many times come from countries of origin, the lack of confidence in government and the lack of utilization of health services, it doesn't matter what generation you are. You could even be a third-generation US-born( Latino) and those beliefs get to the younger generations.

  3. Peter Jay Hotez:

    There's conflicting accounts. Some people say it's safe to use, others say it hasn't been studied enough.

  4. Andrew Collier:

    There are many conflicting desires in the FTZ – and they can't be as effective ultimately as Beijing would hope.

  5. Femi Fadeyi:

    I don’t understand how Donald Trump plans to actually execute many of these goals - some of which are conflicting.

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    (law) the act of substituting of one creditor for another
    • A. slur
    • B. chin-wag
    • C. couvade
    • D. subrogation

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