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To disagree with someone or something - thesaurus

Synonyms

disagree

verb

to have an opinion that is different from the opinion that another person has

oppose

verb

to disagree with or not approve of a plan or policy

reject

verb

to disagree with an idea, argument, or suggestion

contradict

verb

if one statement, piece of evidence, story etc contradicts another, they disagree and cannot both be true

differ

verb

to disagree with someone about a subject

react against

to do the opposite of what a person, set of rules etc says you should do, because you disagree with them

dissent

verb

formal to express strong disagreement, especially with what people in authority think or with what most people think

take issue with someone/something

to disagree with someone, or to disagree about something

be (at) daggers drawn

if two people are at daggers drawn, they feel very angry towards each other

contest

verb

to state formally that you disagree with something or think it is wrong

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More synonyms

be in/out of tune with

informal to agree/not agree with someone

be split on/over something

to be unable to agree about something

collide

verb

to find it impossible to agree about something

conflict

verb

if different ideas or opinions conflict, they cannot all be right or cannot all happen

contradict

verb

to say that the opposite of what someone has said is true

divide

verb

to disagree and form smaller groups

expostulate

verb

very formal to express strong disagreement

fight

verb

to disagree or argue about something

huff and puff

to speak or behave in a way that shows you strongly disagree with something

part company

to disagree about a particular subject

pull in different/opposite directions

to have different or opposite purposes that cannot be achieved together

quarrel with

to think someone or something is wrong

repudiate

verb

formal to state that you do not accept or agree with something

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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