I did not know even the circumstances that had precipitated the conflict.
The air was full of sound, a deafening and confusing conflict of noises—the clangorous din of the Martians, the crash of falling houses, the thud of trees, fences, sheds flashing into flame, and the crackling and roaring of fire.
So far as one can ascertain from the conflicting accounts that have been put forth, the majority of them remained busied with preparations in the Horsell pit until nine that night, hurrying on some operation that disengaged huge volumes of green smoke.
And so our widened incompatibility ended at last in open conflict.
There are no more uses of "conflict" in the book.
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Violent conflict has broken out again in the Middle East.
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict flared up again in Jerusalem.