polemicize

verb po·lem·i·cize \ pə-ˈle-mə-ˌsīz \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of polemicize

polemicized; polemicizing
intransitive verb
:to engage in controversy :deliver a polemic

First Known Use of polemicize

1881


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