polemicize

verb
po·​lem·​i·​cize | \ pə-ˈle-mə-ˌsīz How to pronounce polemicize (audio) \
polemicized; polemicizing

Definition of polemicize

intransitive verb

: to engage in controversy : deliver a polemic

First Known Use of polemicize

1881, in the meaning defined above

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“Polemicize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polemicize. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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