Thesaurus / acrimonious


The WHO investigation follows a year during which debates over SARS-CoV-2’s origins turned increasingly acrimonious.DID THE CORONAVIRUS LEAK FROM A LAB? THESE SCIENTISTS SAY WE SHOULDN’T RULE IT OUT.NIALL FIRTHMARCH 18, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Even then, Carter barely won — the House voted to block the sale, and the Senate fell short of a veto only by six votes after an acrimonious debate.CONGRESS MAY HAVE TO ACT TO PUNISH SAUDI ARABIADAVID WIGHTMARCH 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, an economic shutdown and reopening, a national reckoning with racial inequality, and an election so acrimonious it feels the very principles of democracy itself are under threat.IN A TIME OF CRISIS, AMERICANS SEND A CLEAR MESSAGE TO CORPORATE AMERICA: FOCUS ON WORKERSMATTHEWHEIMEROCTOBER 2, 2020FORTUNE
The ruling passion of the brother-in-law was a stern and acrimonious party spirit.THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
When the public prints were filled with an acrimonious discussion as to the meaning of the instructions given to the jury.LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
Discussions of the relative merits of The Fair Penitent and its source have been almost invariably acrimonious.THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
La Ruelle answered in acrimonious terms, declaring that the country was being ruined by German soldiers sent there by the Bishop.BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
The two men aired their grievances in a long and acrimonious controversy carried on in the columns of the Virginia Gazette.JOURNAL AND LETTERS OF PHILIP VICKERS FITHIAN: A PLANTATION TUTOR OF THE OLD DOMINION, 1773-1774.PHILIP VICKERS FITHIAN
He did not wish to imperil Alan's superb aloofness by involving him in the acrimonious and undignified defence of a friend.SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
Terry, after some acrimonious correspondence, challenged Broderick.SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY


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