Thesaurus

contentious

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of CONTENTIOUS

3
relating to or causing the expression of opposing opinions <gun control is likely to be a contentious subject in any group discussion>
Related Words delicate, difficult, knotty, problematic (also problematical), spiny, thorny, ticklish, touchy, tough

Browse

July 03, 2015
interpellate Hear it
to formally question a public official
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears