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Definition of Clash

Clash

  1. To make a noise by striking against something; to dash noisily together.
  2. To meet in opposition; to act in a contrary direction; to come onto collision; to interfere.
  3. To strike noisily against or together.
  4. A loud noise resulting from collision; a noisy collision of bodies; a collision.
  5. Opposition; contradiction; as between differing or contending interests, views, purposes, etc.

Clash Quotations

The history of philosophy is to a great extent that of a certain clash of human temperaments.
William James

Freedom rings where opinions clash.
Adlai E. Stevenson

There is a tragic clash between Truth and the world. Pure undistorted truth burns up the world.
Nikolai Berdyaev

Hate is always a clash between our spirit and someone else's body.
Cesare Pavese

Light is meaningful only in relation to darkness, and truth presupposes error. It is these mingled opposites which people our life, which make it pungent, intoxicating. We only exist in terms of this conflict, in the zone where black and white clash.
Louis Aragon
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Clash Translations

clash in French is cliquetis
clash in Italian is schiacciare
clash in Latin is incursio

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