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Since late in 2013, Mark Driscoll has been embroiled in serial controversies.

Alamuddin has been at the center of controversies in her career, too.

The controversies erupting around her new memoir promise more of the same down the road.

What these two recent celebrity controversies have in common is that they took place across the pond.

The notorious vixen has been in her share of controversies before—and had even supported the occasional dictator.

He has been speaking all that time, taking a part in all the controversies of the day.

From questions of this class, spring all our constitutional controversies, and we divide upon them into majorities and minorities.

In his political controversies, it must be confessed, his equanimity deserted him, and he is often intolerant and unfair.

Names being regarded as things in such controversies, they bestowed on the anti-improvement gentlemen the appellation of Radicals.

His controversies with those under him form an interesting chapter of Confederate records.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to controversies, such as: squabble, fuss, discussion, argument, strife, and wrangle.

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