Synonyms for contentiouskənˈtɛn ʃəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contentious, combative, disputatious, disputative, litigious(adj)

    inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits

    Synonyms:
    bellicose, agonistic, battleful, agonistical, litigious, disputative, combative, disputatious, contentious

    Antonyms:
    unargumentative, uncontroversial, noncontroversial

  2. contentious(adj)

    involving or likely to cause controversy

    Synonyms:
    litigious, disputatious, combative, disputative

    Antonyms:
    unargumentative, uncontroversial, noncontroversial

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