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Not in agreement - synonyms or related words



a controversial subject, opinion, or decision is one that people disagree about or do not approve of



if a group, organization, or country is divided, there are major disagreements among the people in it



irreconcilable opinions, aims, or disagreements are so opposed to each other that it is impossible to reach an agreement



not agreeing, or not working together to achieve an aim



formal in which there are a lot of disagreements

at odds (with)

disagreeing with someone

in contention

formal causing disagreement between people or groups

at loggerheads (with someone)

disagreeing very strongly with someone

at cross purposes

if two people, plans, or actions are at cross purposes, they are trying to achieve different things that do not agree with each other

on a collision course

likely to have an argument because of having very different beliefs or opinions

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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