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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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aggressive

adjective. belligerent, hostile
  • advancing
  • antipathetic
  • assailing
  • attacking
  • barbaric
  • bellicose
  • combative
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  • destructive
  • disruptive
  • disturbing
  • encroaching
  • hawkish
  • intruding
  • intrusive
  • invading
  • martial
  • militant
  • offensive
  • pugnacious
  • quarrelsome
  • rapacious
  • threatening
  • warlike
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