Controversy synonyms

kŏn'trə-vûr'sē

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Conversation or debate concerning a particular topic.
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Of, producing, or marked by controversy:
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(Uncountable) Discussion of opposing views.
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A failure or refusal to agree.
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A discussion, often heated, in which a difference of opinion is expressed
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The presentation and elaboration of an argument or arguments.
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A point maintained in an argument, or a line of argument taken in its support; the subject matter of discussion of strife; a position taken or contended for.
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Aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious.
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A fight or struggle, esp. a protracted one; war
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A disputing; argument; debate
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(Archaic, countable, plural: beef or beeves) A single bovine (cow or bull) being raised for its meat.
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A drinking spree; a binge.
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Proof by witness; attestation; testimony.
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A dispute; quarrel
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Provoking or likely to provoke controversy
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Of something or someone provoking strife, controversy or discord.
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(--- Archaic) A reason or matter for dispute or contention:
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Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
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Of or relating to something that is in question as to its value or intent.
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The definition of an altercation is a verbal fight between people.
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A discussion, often heated, in which a difference of opinion is expressed
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The act of disputing; a reasoning or argumentation in opposition to something, or on opposite sides; controversy in words; verbal contest respecting the truth of some fact, opinion, proposition, or argument.
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(Informal) Excessive or abusive criticism.
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A conflict waged only as a battle of words
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The art or practice of argumentation or controversy.
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A dispute or disagreement, esp. one marked by anger and deep resentment
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A continual loud noise.
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An obsolete unit of distance in astronomy (symbol S), equal to one billion kilometres.
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Strife is defined as the act of conflict or something that is difficult to do.
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A little drink of weak liquor or punch
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An act of wrangling.
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(Countable) An understanding between entities to follow a specific course of conduct.
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The condition of being unanimous.
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Agreement or harmony of things in general.
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Inner contentment; serenity:
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A state of agreement or orderly arrangement according to color, size, shape, etc.
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The absence of movement; stillness, tranquility
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A refraining from the enforcement of something (as a debt, right, or obligation) that is due.
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An angry quarrel; a squabble.
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An angry argument
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Power or readiness to fight; pugnacious spirit
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Polemic is a controversy, debate or dispute, or a person who is inclined to argue.
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(Informal) A quarrel, fight, etc.
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A noisy quarrel, often about a trivial matter.
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A heated argument; squabble
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(Military) An RAF World War II code name for operations by aircraft (fighters and fighter bombers) seeking opportunity targets.
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(Informal) An argument or altercation.
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A medieval sport in which two mounted knights with lances charged together and attempted to unhorse one another.
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Stating facts and suggesting that particular inferences and conclusions can be drawn from them.
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