Synonyms for schism

Synonyms for (noun) schism

Synonyms: split, schism

Definition: division of a group into opposing factions

Usage: another schism like that and they will wind up in bankruptcy

Similar words: division

Definition: the act or process of dividing

Synonyms: schism

Definition: the formal separation of a church into two churches or the withdrawal of one group over doctrinal differences

Similar words: breach, break, rift, severance, rupture, falling out

Definition: a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)

Usage: they hoped to avoid a break in relations

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