Contradictory

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Conflict IndicationPlay
Indicates a disagreement or inconsistency between statements or ideas. SlideTheir accounts of the event were contradictory; they couldn't both be true.
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Debate ContextPlay
Often used during arguments or debates to show opposing viewpoints. SlideDuring the debate, each candidate made contradictory promises to the audience.
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Clarification CuePlay
Signals the need for clarification or further explanation when encountered. SlideTheir contradictory responses to the question prompted a request for clarification.