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contentious

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  • adjquarrelsome
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Synonyms for contentious

adj quarrelsome
  • antagonistic
  • combative
  • testy
  • argumentative
  • belligerent
  • disagreeable
  • factious
  • perverse
  • petulant
  • querulous

Antonyms for contentious

  • agreeable
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More words related to contentious

aggressive

adjective. belligerent, hostile

arguable

adjective. debatable

argumentative

adjective. wanting to quarrel

belligerent

adjective. nasty, argumentative

combative

adjective. aggressive

confrontational

adjective. aggressive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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