disagreement disagreement  /dɪs ə ˈɡri mənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a conflict of people's opinions or actions or characters
  2. (n) a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions
  3. (n) the speech act of disagreeing or arguing or disputing

Antonyms(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But even in disagreement, especially in disagreement, I will seek the counsel of my fellow conservatives.
  2. Despite the rioting in Gothenburg and disagreement over Kyoto and missile defense, the presidential trip was far from a total disaster.
  3. That has sparked a sharp disagreement with General George Casey, the Pentagon's top commander in Iraq.

News

  1. Cops: Painter arrested after posting ‘doesn’t pay’ sign in Greenport

    A Riverhead painter faces a charge of criminal mischief after he had a disagreement with a client over money and then posted a sign to the other man’s store, saying the man “doesn’t pay,” according to a Southold Town police press release. Louis Cardamone, 50, hung the sign on the Greenport store after the store’s [...]
    on June 24, 2013     Source: The Suffolk Times

  2. Man rams boat into Charlotte garage after dispute

    Authorities say a disagreement between a man and a contractor has led the contractor to crash his boat into the man's home.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: FOX Carolina

  3. None hurt in nightclub shooting, police chase

    A disagreement at a Depot District nightclub erupted in gunfire just after 2 a.m. Saturday, June 22, according to Lubbock police. Sgt.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Quotes

  1. Speaking earlier in the day Mr Bush said were "disagreements over aspects of a rescue plan but there is no disagreement that something substantial must be done".
    on Sep 26, 2008 By: President Bush Source: BBC News

  2. "This was a chaotic process dogged by procedural games," Miliband wrote. "The procedural wrangling was, in fact, a cover for points of serious, substantive disagreement. The vast majority of countries, developed and developing, believe that...
    on Dec 20, 2009 By: Ed Miliband Source: AFP

  3. "Fr. Pfleger does not believe this to be the right step at this time," George said in the statement. "While respecting his disagreement, I have nevertheless asked him to use this opportunity to reflect on his recent statements and actions in...
    on Jun 3, 2008 By: Cardinal Francis George Source: CNN

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