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(nou) opposition between two conflicting forces or ideas (nou) a statement that is necessarily false (nou) the speech act of contradicting someone

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Bluntness and compromise to avoid conflict seems to be a contradiction.

In contradiction, there is the admonition to 'be bold'.

The contradiction is particularly flagrant.

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