conflict with (something)

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conflict with (something)

To interfere or clash with something. Wait, no, I can't meet with you at 3:00—that conflicts with a conference call I have. I cannot support you in this action, sir, as it conflicts with my religious beliefs.
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conflict with something

to clash with something. (Does not refer to fighting.) This date conflicts with my doctor's appointment. As far as I can tell, the date you suggest does not conflict with anything.
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Culture of capitalism is conceptualized as sets of relations between the nation-state, capitalists, laborers, and consumers as the essential elements, each one depending on the other, placing demands on, and conflicting with the others (Robbins, 2005).
Ethical dilemma number 16 involved intervening to meet health care and safety needs of the consumer as requested by the consumer's friend conflicting with adhering to the consumer's request to respect his/her privacy.
The four most highly requested ethical dilemmas by ILSPs for training included dilemma item numbers 1, 18, 19, and 20 with underlying themes of respecting consumer choice conflicting with maximizing consumer potential, safety, or financial security.