controversial definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, creating, or marked by controversy: a controversial film; a controversial stand-on human liberties.
    • keen on controversy; disputatious.
    • Arousing controversy—a debate or conversation of opposing opinions.
    • regarding, or consisting of, controversy; disputatious; polemical.
    • marked by or effective at arousing conflict
  • others:
    • Of or regarding conflict; characterized by or associated with disputation; disputatious: because, a controversial discourse.

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