Synonyms of 'contention'

altercation, apologetics, apologia, apology, argument, argumentation, argumentative, bicker, bickering, brawl, broil, challenge, clash, confrontation, contentious, contestation, contraposition, contrariety, contrary, contrast, contravention, controversial, controversy, despitefulness, difference, disputation, disputatious, dispute, dissension, dissent, fiery, fight, fliting, hassle, hasty, hostility, mischief, negation, noncooperation, opposition, perverse, polemic, polemics, quarrel, quarrelsome, refusal, rejection, repugnance, rub, rumpus, spat, squabble, strife, tiff, wrangle, antithesis, antipathy, antagonism, warlike, vendetta, variance, undercurrent, tussle, truculent, tension, spite, snarl, scrappy, rhubarb, resistance, rebuttal, pugnacious, polarization, polarity, peppery, militant, malignity, malice, logomachy, litigious, litigation, jar, jangle, inharmony, incompatibleness, impetuous, imbroglio, hurrah, hubbub, hotheaded, hatred, hate, fuss, froward, friction, fracas, flyting, feud, faultfinding, Eris, enmity, donnybrook, disunity, dissidence, disharmony, Discordia, discordancy, discordance, discord, disaccord, denial, defense, crossing, crosscurrent, contradiction, combative, collision, casuistry, carping, captious, blood feud, belligerent, belligerence, bellicose