Definition of disunity in English:



  • Disagreement and conflict within a group.

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