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Meaning of “infighting” in the English Dictionary

"infighting" in British English

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infightingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈɪnˌfaɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɪŋ/
competition between ​people within a ​group, ​especially to ​improvetheir own ​position or to get ​agreement for ​theirideas: political infighting Years of infighting among the ​leaders have ​destroyed the ​party.
(Definition of infighting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"infighting" in American English

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infightingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈɪnˌfɑɪt̬·ɪŋ/
arguments or ​competition between ​members of a ​group for ​power or ​influence: Infighting ​continues among ​union and ​managementrepresentatives on the ​board.
(Definition of infighting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"infighting" in Business English

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infightingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈɪnˌfaɪtɪŋ/
competition between ​people within a ​company or ​organization, especially to ​improve their own ​position or to get ​agreement for their ​ideas: bureaucratic/​corporate/​political infightingbitter/vicious infighting The debate sparked months of bitter infighting at the company's ​highestlevels.be hampered/plagued by infighting In recent ​years, however, the ​group has been plagued by infighting and ​loss of ​membership.
(Definition of infighting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “infighting”
in Chinese (Simplified) (集团内部的)暗斗…
in Turkish iç çekişme, iç anlaşmazlık, rekabet…
in Russian внутренняя борьба…
in Chinese (Traditional) (集團內部的)暗鬥…
in Polish konflikty lub walki wewnętrzne…
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