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[たい()·りつ()]
tairitsu
noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 対立

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. confrontation; opposition; antagonism

Definition and Synonyms for 対立

Hostility a state of deep-seated ill-will
Synonyms: 反目, 対立, 確執
Confrontation a hostile disagreement face-to-face
Synonyms: 対峙, 対抗, 対決, 対立
Confrontation discord resulting from a clash of ideas or opinions
Synonyms: 対立
Dispute a disagreement or argument about something important
Synonyms: 不一致, 不同意, 争議, 対立, 相違, 食い違い, 食い違う
Confrontation the act of hostile groups opposing each other
Synonyms: 反目, 対当, 対抗, 対立, 敵対, 相対, 相対
Arguing a contentious speech act
Synonyms: アーギュメント, 争論, 争議, 口論, 対立, 抗う, 物言い, 物言う, 舌戦, 言い争い, 言い争う, 言い合い, 言い合う, 諍い, 諍う, 論争, 論判, 論戦, 論議, 議論
Antagonism an actively expressed feeling of dislike and hostility
Synonyms: アンタゴニズム, 反対, 反目, 対立, 拮抗, 敵対, 確執
Opposition a direction opposite to another
Synonyms: 反対, 反抗, 太刀打ち, , , 対抗, 対立, 抵抗, 敵対, 異議
Oppositeness the relation between opposed entities
Synonyms: 反対, , , 対立
Arguing a dispute where there is strong disagreement
Synonyms: アーギュメント, 争論, 争議, 口論, 対立, 抗う, 物言い, 物言う, 舌戦, 言い争い, 言い争う, 言い合い, 言い合う, 諍い, 諍う, 論争, 論判, 論戦, 論議, 議論

Meanings for each kanji in 対立

vis-a-vis; opposite; even; equal; versus; anti-; compare Kanji Details »
stand up; rise; set up; erect Kanji Details »

Categories 対立 is a member of

State the way something is with respect to its main attributes
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Relation an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
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Resistance group action in opposition to those in power
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Disagreement the speech act of disagreeing or arguing or disputing
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Dissension disagreement among those expected to cooperate
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Dispute a disagreement or argument about something important
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Dislike a feeling of aversion or antipathy
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Ill Will the feeling of a hostile person
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Direction the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 対立

Sample Sentences for 対立

Two rival parties are essential to good democratic government.
When two armies oppose one another, those who can fight should fight, those who can't fight should guard, those who can't guard should flee, those who can't flee should surrender, and those who can't surrender should die.
Valencia is a much fitter candidate for student body president than her competitors.
He deliberately kept on provoking a confrontation.
He defeated his opponent in the election.

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