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conflicting

[ kuhn-flik-ting ]
/ kənˈflɪk tɪŋ /
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adjective
being in conflict or disagreement; not compatible: conflicting viewpoints.
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Origin of conflicting

First recorded in 1600–10; conflict + -ing2

OTHER WORDS FROM conflicting

con·flict·ing·ly, adverbnon·con·flict·ing, adjectiveun·con·flict·ing, adjectiveun·con·flict·ing·ly, adverb
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How to use conflicting in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for conflicting

conflicting
/ (kənˈflɪktɪŋ) /

adjective
clashing; contradictoryconflicting rumours

Derived forms of conflicting

conflictingly, adverb
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