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Related / Similar Words: battleful, bellicose, combative, disputatious, disputative, litigious

 

Definition:
  • having or showing a ready disposition to fight; "bellicose young officers"; "a combative impulse"; "a contentious nature";
  • involving or likely to cause controversy; "a central and contentious element of the book"- Tim W.Ferfuson;
  • inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits; "a style described as abrasive and contentious"; "a disputatious lawyer"; "a litigious and acrimonious spirit";

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    Anagrams: constituent, necessitous

     

     
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