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Example sentences for "conflicted"

Lexicographically close words:
confitures; conflagration; conflagrations; conflation; conflict; conflicting; conflicts; confluence; confluent; confluents
  1. And so she felt that her outlook was very wide indeed, and that where his conflicted with hers marked his limitations; and she dreamed of helping him to see as she saw, of widening his horizon until it was identified with hers.

  2. Although he claimed to be in constant consultation with Jehovah, he seldom yielded to his advice when it conflicted with his own judgment.

  3. These interests conflicted at times, and with no single agency possessing overriding authority, matters came to an impasse, blocking reform of Army practices.

  4. Even before the bill was formally introduced on the floor, Senator Wayne Morse of Oregon told his colleagues that the Russell amendment conflicted with the stated policy of the administration as well as with sound Republican principles.

  5. The prohibition of the State laws could have been negatived by judicial interpretation without the Fourteenth Amendment on the ground that they would have conflicted with the Constitution.

  6. Ferguson[35] the most inexcusable inconsistency of the court was shown when the persons of color aggrieved attacked the separate car law of Louisiana on the ground that it conflicted with the Fourteenth Amendment.

  7. Mr. Justice Clifford concurred in the judgment but went into details to justify the segregation whereas the opinion of the court merely tried to see whether the details conflicted with the power of Congress to regulate commerce.

  8. The supposed interests of the Peloponnesians, who formed the greater part of the national forces, conflicted with the supposed interests of the Athenians.

  9. The numerous services and consequent rehearsals, however, conflicted materially with his work at the store, and as a result he secured another position as superintendent of omnibuses for a local transfer concern.

  10. In answer to the questions of the Coroner he said that he was a member of the Clan-na-Gael, but that there was nothing in the obligation which he had taken that conflicted with the laws of the United States.

  11. The idea that fossils were remnants of dead animals existing before man conflicted with the religious idea that Adam's fall began sin and caused death.

  12. The idea from fossils that existing species of animals were modifications of predecessor animals conflicted with the religious belief that Noah's ark had preserved all the varieties of animals.

  13. His finding of sunspots on the sun conflicted with church doctrine that the celestial bodies such as the sun were perfect and unblemished.

  14. That Harvey was guilty of this usurpation seems probable from the fact that a law was enacted declaring it the duty of the people to disregard all proclamations that conflicted with any act of Assembly.

  15. When the colony passed into the hands of the King, all statutes were forbidden that conflicted with the charters, or with the instructions of the Crown.

  16. By his interpreters it was transformed into a theory of one soul common to all mankind, and when thus corrupted conflicted not unreasonably with the doctrines of a future life, common to Islam and Christendom.

  17. They refused to accept the doctrine of creation because it conflicted with the explanation of forms as the necessary evolution of matter.

  18. Now, their acts of cession either accorded with that clause of the constitution, or they conflicted with it.

  19. If they conflicted with it, accepting the cessions was a violation of the constitution.

  20. It was in a Bible-class in Manteno, Kankakee County, Illinois, that I defended some religious opinions which conflicted with the Creed of the Presbyterian Church in that place, which brought upon me the charge of insanity.

  21. Even Christ himself bore this badge of a Reformer, simply because he uttered truths which conflicted with the established religion of the church of his day.

  22. The fundamental principles of pope and emperor conflicted with each other.

  23. In granting the request of these Normans, the pope assumed the lordship over southern Italy and Sicily, to which he had no right, and thereby put forth claims which conflicted with those of both emperors.

  24. There was nothing in the Constitution that either permitted or conflicted with his taking the position he had in his communications to the Governor of California.

  25. Notwithstanding which other influences conflicted with, and ultimately overbalanced, this eastern trend in Germany.

  26. The result was that the elders clung obstinately to every privilege which served their ends, and repudiated every obligation which conflicted with their ambition.

  27. This Council, guided, as was believed, by the Holy Ghost, acted as the infallible, sovereign power of the Church and set precedents which later conflicted with the supreme power claimed by the Pope.

  28. Such a position would have conflicted likewise with the supremacy of Jesus.

  29. The decrees contained many provisions which not only conflicted with the privileges of the provinces, but with the prerogatives of the sovereign.

  30. It would be superfluous to discuss the point at the present day, whether the directions to the inquisitors and the publication of the edicts conflicted with the "joyous entrance.

  31. All childish desires which conflicted with parental ideas were promptly suppressed by "the rod," until by sheer strength they proved to be unsuppressible.

  32. It did not comport with the respect he entertained for his own powers, to lend his faith to an account that conflicted with so many of the opinions he had formed on evidence and practice.

  33. So you think Dalla may have proven something that conflicted with local reincarnation theories, and somebody who had a vested interest in maintaining those theories is trying to stop her?

  34. How many times have our people got in trouble on other time-lines because they divulged some useful scientific fact that conflicted with the locally revered nonsense?

  35. The great Physician's order conflicted with that of the doctor, and there could be no doubt which was to be followed.

  36. His request conflicted very much with her determination, but it was not possible to move him from his purpose.

  37. The above list will hopefully give you a few useful examples demonstrating the appropriate usage of "conflicted" in a variety of sentences. We hope that you will now be able to make sentences using this word.