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  • noundebate, dispute
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Synonyms for controversy

noun debate, dispute
  • argument
  • bickering
  • difference
  • discussion
  • fuss
  • quarrel
  • squabble
  • strife
  • wrangle
  • wrangling
  • altercation
  • beef
  • brush
  • contention
  • disputation
  • embroilment
  • flak
  • hurrah
  • miff
  • polemic
  • row
  • rumpus
  • scene
  • scrap
  • tiff
  • words
  • dissention
  • falling-out

Antonyms for controversy

  • agreement
  • concurrence
  • peace
  • compliment
  • harmony
  • praise
  • accord
  • forbearance
  • quiet
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More words related to controversy

altercation

noun. fight, often verbal

argument

noun. verbal fight

arguments

noun. verbal fight

battle

noun. struggle

battles

noun. struggle

bone of contention

noun. difference of opinion
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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