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Pronunciation:  `disu'greemunt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions; "a growing divergence of opinion"
  2. [n]  the speech act of disagreeing or arguing or disputing
  3. [n]  a conflict of people's opinions or actions or characters

DISAGREEMENT is a 12 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: discrepancy, dissension, dissonance, divergence, variance
 Antonyms: accord, agreement, agreement
 See Also: allowance, conflict, conflict, confrontation, difference, difference, difference of opinion, discord, dispute, dissension, dissent, dissidence, disunity, encounter, leeway, margin, nonconformity, showdown, speech act, tolerance



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Dis`a*gree"ment\, n. [Cf. F. d['e]sagr['e]ment
disagreeable circumstance, disagreeableness.]
1. The state of disagreeing; a being at variance;
   dissimilitude; diversity.

2. Unsuitableness; unadaptedness. [R.]

3. Difference of opinion or sentiment.

4. A falling out, or controversy; difference.

Syn: Difference; diversity; dissimilitude; unlikeness;
     discrepancy; variance; dissent; misunderstanding;
     dissension; division; dispute; jar; wrangle; discord.

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