dis·​sen·​tious di-ˈsen(t)-shəs How to pronounce dissentious (audio)
: characterized by dissension or dissent

Word History

First Known Use

1560, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dissentious was in 1560

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Cite this Entry

“Dissentious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dissentious. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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