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Discord (German)

Part of speech: noun, (Female)

Zwie | costume, Plural: (rarely) Zwie | trach | th
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈT͡sviːtʁaxt]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Plural uncommon or rare: ongoing state of dispute due to disagreement
Origin of the term:
from Middle High Germanzwitraht, derived from to wear two, "Split up, disagree"
1) Quarrel, quarrel, quarrel, quarrel
Opposite words:
1) Concord, unity
Application examples:
Saying / idioms:
1) sow discord
Typical word combinations:
1) there is Discord, in discord Life, discord donate
Nominative: singular discord; Plural Discord
Genitive: singular discord; Plural Discord
Dative: singular discord; Plural Discord
Accusative: singular discord; Plural Discord


  • Chinese: 1) 不 和 (bùhé), 是非 (shìfēi), 纷争 (fēnzhēng)
  • Danish: 1) uenighed
  • English: 1) discord, dissension, conflict, disunion, disunity
  • Esperanto: 1) malkonsento, malpaco
  • French: 1) désunion, discorde, zizanie
  • Italian: 1) discordia
    • Bokmål: 1) splid (Male Female), uenighet (male)
    • Nynorsk: 1) splid (male), usemje (Female)
  • Polish: 1) niezgoda
  • Portuguese: 1) insurreição
  • Swedish: 1) tvedräkt (Utrum), oenighet(Utrum), split (neuter)
  • Spanish: 1) discordia
  • Hungarian: 1) viszály, viszálykodás, harag

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

The government in Vienna intends to offer South Tyroleans Austrian citizenship. The Italian Foreign Ministry warns that the initiative could discord sow between countries.
NZZ Online, September 8, 2018

Despite weak concert attendance: The Oktoberfest Band Münchner discord let it crash in the "Merkurdrome" in Wolfratshausen.
Mercury, July 02, 2019

According to the British and Australian governments, Russia's military intelligence service GRU is behind a number of cyber attacks on Western institutions in recent years. The attacker got discord want to sow in the world.
Welt.de, October 04, 2018

The left takes care of discord in your own ranks: A party-internal guide for posing on election campaign photos shows positive and negative examples. Group leader Sahra Wagenknecht is not doing well.
Spiegel Online, March 22, 2019

Ironically for his refugee policy, the big one discord creates in Europe.
n-tv.de, May 13, 2019

Russian trolls are spreading falsehoods about the Covid-19 outbreak, according to the European External Action Service discord to sow and split.
heise online, March 19, 2020

The Lord Mayor of Nürtingen, Johannes Fridrich, accuses City Councilor Raimund Braun of discord to sow. There is no rest when it comes to the hot topic of the Hölderlinhaus.
Stuttgarter Zeitung, February 5th, 2020

An anonymous letter sows discord in an allotment garden: It's about illegal buildings. There is a fresh start in the physio practice, which was smeared with swastikas during a break-in.
RuhrNachrichten.de, July 29, 2020

On Twitter he wrote about a "parallel project" of Russia, which is in the ranks of the allies discord should sow.
Sputnik Germany, June 25, 2020

However, not only the SPÖ wants discord sow between the coalition negotiators.
Krone.at, November 13, 2019

The usage examples were selected automatically and may therefore contain errors.

Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • Dissent: different view, opinion
  • Strife: upscale: long-lasting, subliminally smoldering argument
  • Disgruntlement (go)
  • Mismatch
  • disagreement: no match on a particular question

Another word (synonym) for discord - Source: OpenThesaurus

Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "discord":

Civil war: “Let's hear Gracchus Babeuf, who exclaimed in his famous speech after the massacre on the Field of Mars in Paris:“ You wicked ones, you scream that civil war must be prevented, one must not throw the torch of discord among the people

sintemal: ... the neck, sat happily on horseback and rode to my quarters. 1) For since zeal and quarrel and discord are among you, are you not carnal and walk in a human way? ...

eristic: = Dispute, discord Synonyms: 1) imprecise: illogical Opposite words: 1) correct, coherent Superordinate terms: 1) rhetorical Examples of use: 1) This is an eristic conclusion

Strife: ... like Hadubrand (cf. also the nhd. Name Hedwig). Related terms: 1) Dispute, discord, dispute Application examples: 1) For years the former opponents lived ...

concordance:… Synonyms: 1) Synopsis, index, register 3) Small Missal Opposite words: 2) Discordance 4) Discord Overarching terms: 1) Index 3) Font size, dimension 5)…

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