a serious disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one.
“the eternal conflict between the sexes”
synonyms: dispute, quarrel, squabble, disagreement, dissension, clash;discord,
be incompatible or at variance; clash.
“parents’ and children’s interests sometimes conflict”
synonyms: clash, be incompatible, vary, be at odds, be in conflict, differ, diverge, disagree, contrast, collide
“their interests sometimes conflict”
“the two suspects gave conflicting stories”