at variance
phrasal not in harmony or agreement

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • at variance — index adverse (opposite), competitive (antagonistic), contradictory, contrary, controversial, discordant …   Law dictionary

  • at variance — adjective not in accord desires at variance with his duty widely discrepant statements • Syn: ↑discrepant, ↑dissonant • Similar to: ↑discordant • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • at variance — 1) his recollections were at variance with documentary evidence Syn: inconsistent, at odds, not in keeping, out of keeping, out of line, out of step, in conflict, in disagreement 2) science and religion need not be at variance Syn: conflicting,… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • at variance — Synonyms and related words: against the grain, against the tide, against the wind, alienated, antagonistic, antiestablishment, antipathetic, assorted, at cross purposes, at daggers, at daggers drawn, at enmity, at feud, at issue, at loggerheads,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • at variance — Quarrelling, bickering. See at odds …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • at variance — in a state of disagreement; contradictory …   English contemporary dictionary

  • at variance — idi in a state of disagreement …   From formal English to slang

  • at variance (with) — formal phrase if one thing is at variance with another, they are completely different and seem to oppose each other results that are at variance with those in previous studies Thesaurus: opposed to someone or somethingsynonym opposite and in the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • at variance with someone — at variance with (someone/something) different from or not agreeing with someone or something. What she told the police was totally at variance with the truth. My opinions seem to be completely at variance with my friends opinions …   New idioms dictionary

  • at variance with something — at variance with (someone/something) different from or not agreeing with someone or something. What she told the police was totally at variance with the truth. My opinions seem to be completely at variance with my friends opinions …   New idioms dictionary

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