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verb [intransitive]     conflict pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participleconflicting
past tenseconflicted
past participleconflicted
  1. if different ideas or opinions conflict, they cannot all be right or cannot all happen

    Our views on childcare often conflict.

    conflict with:

    His account conflicted with reports received from other journalists.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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