Definition of disunity in English:



mass noun
  • Disagreement and conflict within a group.

    ‘the disunity among opposition parties’
    • ‘In its wake indiscipline raises its ugly head and disunity among the players in the team.’
    • ‘It has created disunity and division between people.’
    • ‘Then - through cowardice, lack of principle, and disunity - they blew it.’
    • ‘There were a few moments of rhythmic disunity, in the third movement of Du wahrer Gott, for example, all of which were quickly righted.’
    • ‘But it's so easy to explain a conflict or to bring about disunity and to create problems by using the racial tag, by waving the racial flag.’
    • ‘Please allow me a small space in your newspaper to tell it like it is concerning the so called disunity within the Swapo party.’
    • ‘Not only is there a civil-military split, there is disunity within the military as well.’
    • ‘The consequences of this disunity among Christians were horrible.’
    • ‘With the right wing of the government showing definite signs of weakness and disunity, the next confrontation is already in the cards.’
    • ‘This is why there is such disunity among many Christians.’
    • ‘Rather, they may create a new point of disunity and dissent among Muslims.’
    • ‘Hence the inevitable result of nationalist unity movements was increased disunity and conflict.’
    • ‘The media get bored and start to look for stories of division and disunity.’
    • ‘It has been the outbreak of disunity and many clashes.’
    • ‘He remains mystified as to why Fifa would risk disunity by producing such a controversial document.’
    • ‘This did little to endanger his position, as he continued to profit from the ongoing fragmentation and disunity of his opposition.’
    • ‘To attempt to find a vision and to struggle within so much disunity is very sad.’
    • ‘We blame others for creating disunity among the Muslims without ourselves knowing the basics of moon-sighting.’
    • ‘Europe cannot live in freedom as long as there is disunity and conflict in its neighbourhood, the German chancellor insisted.’
    • ‘Let's ask whether we have caused disunity in any way within our families or among the whole family of God.’
    disagreement, dissent, dissension, argument, arguing, quarrelling, difference of opinion, feuding
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