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Related / Similar Words: disputant, controversialist, eristical

 

Definition:
  • the art of logical disputation (especially if specious);
  • a person who disputes; who is good at or enjoys controversy;
  • given to disputation for its own sake and often employing specious arguments;

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    Hyponyms: contester, accuser, debater, arguer, denier, hairsplitter, logomach, logomachist, obstructionist, obstructor, obstructer, resister, thwarter, quarreler, quarreller, quibbler, caviller, caviler, pettifogger, reformer, reformist, crusader, meliorist

     

    Derivational Morphology: quarrel, dispute, scrap, argufy, altercate

     

    Anagrams: trisect

     

     
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