Meaning of “conflicting” in the English Dictionary


"conflicting" in English

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(Definition of “conflicting” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"conflicting" in Business English

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conflictingadjective [ usually before noun ]

uk /kənˈflɪktɪŋ/ us

relating to beliefs, needs, facts, etc. that are different and opposing:

conflicting account/report Two staff members will often give quite conflicting accounts of what was said in a meeting.
conflicting advice/data/information His time at business school developed his ability to reconcile conflicting data and differing points of view.
In settling the terms of the partnership agreement there is often a need to strike a balance between the conflicting interests and aspirations of individuals and the firms of which they are members.

(Definition of “conflicting” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)