clash with (someone or something)

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clash with (someone or something)

1. To fight or disagree with someone or something. My house is always full of yelling because my kids clash with each other on everything.
2. To contradict or be in disagreement with something. The governor's new tax plan clashes with his campaign promises. Our idea got rejected because it clashed with the boss's vision for our department.
3. To look visually displeasing when paired or juxtaposed with something, usually as of colors. That eyeshadow totally clashes with her skin tone, unfortunately. We're all wearing pink, so you're definitely going to clash with us if you wear orange.
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clash with something

[for the color of something] to conflict with or mismatch another color. This red carpet clashes with the purple of the drapes. This red does not clash with purple. It looks gorgeous.
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AIDAN O'BRIEN yesterday set Gleneagles on a path towards a colossal clash with US Triple Crown winner American Pharoah a week on Saturday when he signalled the colt was on track to contest the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic.
Murray now looks ahead to a clash with US Open finalist Soderling following his 6-3 6-4 win over ninth seed Tsonga.
But the law enforcement imperative could clash with US President Barack Obama's desire to improve relations with Muslims abroad and in the United States.
TENNIS: Andy Murray made home advantage count as he edged a topsy-turvy clash with US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro 6-3 3-6 6-2 in the opening singles match of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at London's O2 Arena.
But they raced into a nearly half length lead and held off repeated Leander pushes, to set up a semi-final clash with US seeds California.
For example, China may help us in dealing with the North Korean nuclear threat but clash with us over Taiwan.
1 will still take part in the four major green-baize tournaments but will choose pool over any others that clash with US dates, although the 29-year-old admits he's rubbish at it.
Supporters of rebel Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr clash with US and Iraqi forces in Najaf
The Celtic Warrior, as audacious as ever, insists Eubank would simply be a stepping stone towards a clash with US star Roy Jones.
AIDAN O'BRIEN yesterday set Gleneagles on a path to a possible clash with US Triple Crown winner American Pharoah when he confirmed the dual 2,000 Guineas winner could round off his season on dirt in the Breeders' Cup Classic.
And he paid a hefty price when he was knocked out in just two rounds by six foot eight inch Ukrainian Klitschko, lost his WBO world heavyweight crown and blew a money-spinning clash with US heavyweight Michael Grant.
Only one match went the full distance, with Vijay Singh toppling Phil Mickelson on the final green to set up a clash with US Open champ Steve Jones.
In the women's second round, there could be support at 6-1 for Petra Kvitova in her clash with US Open champion Kim Clijsters.
Microsoft was facing attacks on all fronts yesterday after being forced to delay shipping the latest version of its Windows software until next week to avoid a legal clash with US authorities.
Singh pitched and putted to win and set up a clash with US Open champ Steve Jones.