Definition of Contentious


  • involving or likely to cause controversy
    "a central and contentious element of the book"- Tim W.Ferfuson
  • inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits
    "a style described as abrasive and contentious"
    "a disputatious lawyer"
    "a litigious and acrimonious spirit"
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Word games points for the Contentious

  • Scrabble® score of the contentious (13)
  • Word Chums® score of the contentious (19)
  • Words With Friends® score of the contentious (17)

Unscramble contentious

567 unscramble word found using the letters contentious.

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