Synonyms of faction in English:

faction


See definition of faction

noun

1‘he was supported by a faction of the Liberal Party’

SYNONYMS

clique, coterie, caucus, cabal, bloc, camp, group, grouping, side, sector, section, wing, arm, branch, division, contingent, set, ring, lobby

ginger group, pressure group, splinter group, fringe movement, minority group

2‘the council was increasingly split by faction’

SYNONYMS

infighting, dissension, dissent, dispute, discord, strife, contention, conflict, friction, argument, difference of opinion, disagreement, controversy, quarrelling, wrangling, bickering, squabbling, disputation, falling-out, debate, division, divisiveness, clashing, disharmony, disunity, variance, rupture, tumult, turbulence, upheaval, dissidence, rebellion, insurrection, sedition, mutiny, schism

ANTONYMS

harmony