at variance


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Adj.1.at variance - not in accord; "desires at variance with his duty"; "widely discrepant statements"
discordant - not in agreement or harmony; "views discordant with present-day ideas"
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I lament afresh the cruel necessity which sets our interests at variance, and opposes us to each other.
Firmly resolved, after putting his affairs in order in the regiment, to retire from the army and return and marry Sonya, Nicholas, serious, sorrowful, and at variance with his parents, but, as it seemed to him, passionately in love, left at the beginning of January to rejoin his regiment.
They were all similarly at variance in their descriptions of the figures themselves.