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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Moyes was not even born when the Red Devils last lost three successive games at Old Trafford, in the autumn of 1962, and if it happens again, United will lose top spot in Group A and be pitched into a nasty knockout-round clash with one of Europe's heavyweights.
Shortwood United 0 Port Vale 4 VALE manager Micky Adams is dreaming of a third round clash with one of the Premier League glamour clubs after easing past part-timers Shortwood last night.
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And a potential money-spinning clash with one of the Premiership big guns in the quarter-finals is awaiting the winners.
With five new signings in his starting line-up, some of whom the former England manager had never even seen play before, there was always going to be an element of the unknown about the clash with one of Spain's four Champions League entrants.
With five new signings in his starting line-up, some of whom the former England manager had never seen play, there was always going to be an element of the unknown about the clash with one of Spain's four Champions League entrants.
It would not be feasible to move the Derby final forward or back a week as it would then clash with one of the All-Ireland finals, while a Sunday date is not a starter either due to a clash there with Ireland versus Namibia rugby.
ELTON John has changed the date of his Birmingham concert - so it won't clash with one of England's World Cup matches.
The singer was involved in a clash with one of his guitarists at the Babyshambles gig in the Brixton Academy in south London last night.
He was then involved in a clash with one of the guitarists in his new band Babyshambles.
Wood was 27 when he and Ireland were dumped out of the 1999 World Cup by the Pumas in Lens and now, at 31, he is on the brink of bowing out of the game but knows his country will be relying heavily upon him in a clash with one of the most powerful packs in rugby.
Hamed, of course, says he is ready to fight anybody and his American pay-per-view paymasters Home Box Office are already working on a clash with one of the two Mexican superstars.
If you glimpse the hall or landing from other rooms, make sure the colour schemes contrast rather than clash with one another.
Adrian Chiles (left) presents coverage of England's final group game, which sees the Three Lions in a tricky clash with one of the host nations in Donetsk.
Wood was 27 when he and Ireland were dumped out of the 1999 World Cup by the Pumas in Lens and now, at 31,he is on the brink of bowing out of the game but knows his country will be relying heavily upon him in a clash with one of the most powerful packs in rugby.