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See definition of disputative on Dictionary.com
  • as infighting
  • as inforensic

synonyms for disputative

  • battling
  • belligerent
  • boxing
  • brawling
  • contending
  • determined
  • fencing
  • hostile
  • jousting
  • martial
  • militant
  • sparring
  • tilting
  • warmongering
  • wrestling
  • angry
  • argumentative
  • bellicose
  • combative
  • contentious
  • disputatious
  • ferocious
  • hawkish
  • jingoistic
  • militaristic
  • pugnacious
  • quarrelsome
  • ready to fight
  • resolute
  • scrappy
  • truculent
  • unbeatable
  • under arms
  • up in arms

antonyms for disputative

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  • kind
  • nice
  • peaceful
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    How to use disputative in a sentence

    We have seen in the Introduction how such questions were forced upon Aristotle by the disputative habits of his time.
    LOGIC, INDUCTIVE AND DEDUCTIVEWILLIAM MINTO
    He passed through Scotland in a disputative vein, which could not have made him a popular traveller.
    THE LIFE OF GEORGE BORROWCLEMENT K. SHORTER
    “Doctor, you are more than usually disputative,” remarked Zabra.
    LADY EUREKA, V. 2 (OF 3)ROBERT FOLKESTONE WILLIAMS
    And his disputative countenance changed to a pleasant expression.
    THE CATHOLIC WORLD, VOL. X, OCTOBER 1869VARIOUS
    The disputative part, interesting in itself, does not here concern us.
    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF FRIEDRICH FROEBELFRIEDRICH FROEBEL
    Here again I brought my self into a premunire with the disputative Caledonian.
    THE EXPEDITION OF HUMPHRY CLINKERTOBIAS SMOLLETT
    The conversation ere long recommenced in a more general form, though still in a somewhat disputative tone.
    SHIRLEYCHARLOTTE BRONT
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO DISPUTATIVE

    • angry
    • argumentative
    • battling
    • bellicose
    • belligerent
    • boxing
    • brawling
    • combative
    • contending
    • contentious
    • determined
    • disputatious
    • disputative
    • fencing
    • ferocious
    • hawkish
    • hostile
    • jingoistic
    • jousting
    • martial
    • militant
    • militaristic
    • pugnacious
    • quarrelsome
    • ready to fight
    • resolute
    • scrappy
    • sparring
    • tilting
    • truculent
    • unbeatable
    • under arms
    • up in arms
    • warmongering
    • wrestling
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.