Synonyms and Antonyms of controversy
- the seemingly imperishable controversy over the teaching of evolution
altercation, argle-bargle [chiefly British], argument, argy-bargy [chiefly British], battle royal, bicker, brawl, contretemps, cross fire, disagreement, dispute, donnybrook, falling-out, fight, hassle, imbroglio, kickup, misunderstanding, quarrel, rhubarb, row, scrap, set-to, spat, squabble, tiff, wrangle
- there is considerable controversy regarding the assassination of President Kennedy
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