What is another word for controversy?

278 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ k_ˈɒ_n_t_ɹ_ə_v_ˌɜː_s_ɪ], [ kˈɒntɹəvˌɜːsɪ], [ kˈɒntɹəvˌɜːsɪ]

Synonyms for Controversy:

contention (noun) uncertainty (noun) Other synonyms:

Related words for Controversy:

  • much less, oral skills, social conflict, struggle.
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Quotes for Controversy:

  1. It can't hurt, publicity is publicity, controversy and all that, it's all good. Keith David.
  2. Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to the dangers of controversy Speak your mind and fear less the label of 'crackpot' than the stigma of conformity. And on issues that seem important to you, stand up and be counted at any cost. Chauncey Depew.
  3. For what I wrote that started this whole controversy I deserved to be criticized, and I felt bad about writing it. I felt bad mainly as a writer and a thinker. Gregg Easterbrook.

Adjectives for Controversy:

  • lay-ecclesiastical,
  • eternal lay-ecclesiastical,
  • personal and congressional,
  • interminable and many-sided,
  • international or patriotic,
  • recent classic,
  • great embryological,
  • zealous theological,
  • theological or racial,
  • baptismal,
  • idle and contemptible,
  • painful and needless,
  • serious sectional,
  • utterly wearisome,
  • hilosophical,
  • perhaps bitter,
  • critical diplomatic,
  • vulgar and noisy,
  • sharpest personal,
  • vehement and continual,
  • perhaps past,
  • previous unhappy,
  • insignificant political,
  • mere unsubstantial,
  • early geographical,
  • bitter public,
  • loud public,
  • potentially awkward,
  • bitter sectarian,
  • late religious,
  • political and sectarian,
  • old eager,
  • much futile,
  • great alaskan,
  • long and obscure,
  • violent and bitter,
  • private domestic,
  • rather meaningless,
  • great and violent,
  • human-animal,
  • minor social,
  • much-publicized,
  • especially religious,
  • latest political,
  • irresolvable,
  • otherwise barren,
  • much critical,
  • recent scientific,
  • almost unheard-of,
  • long protracted,
  • quadratic,
  • true political,
  • much general,
  • such daring,
  • embryological,
  • serious political,
  • great ecclesiastical,
  • general public,
  • long and tedious,
  • such intense,
  • more vital,
  • far larger,
  • galvanized,
  • homosexual,
  • undiminished,
  • many-sided,
  • mayan,
  • more violent,
  • more famous,
  • alaskan,
  • dispassionate,
  • so-called paschal,
  • byzantine iconoclastic,
  • famous and bitter,
  • good-natured and urbane,
  • interminable and most bitter,
  • fierce dialectical,
  • undying agrarian,
  • memorable theological,
  • bitter and seemingly irreconcilable,
  • interminable and fierce,
  • great deistical,
  • somewhat unimpassioned,
  • protracted and sorrowful,
  • atrocious ecclesiastical,
  • fierce and endless,
  • sectarian and theological,
  • quite unmalicious,
  • current and quite unmalicious,
  • religious, ecclesiastical,
  • always ephemeral and vulgar,
  • always ephemeral,
  • honest and subtle,
  • vigorous recent,
  • protestant-papal,
  • grand protestant-papal,
  • impending sectional,
  • distant and lesser,
  • somewhat sharp and combative,
  • sharp and combative,
  • narrow-minded, malicious and stupid,
  • fiercely unintelligible,
  • unattractive ecclesiastical,
  • stupid or ridiculous,
  • forensic or academic,
  • bitterest theological,
  • anxious diplomatic,
  • long and not unheated,
  • fierce and indecent,
  • vigorous and scurrilous,
  • windy, wordy,
  • interminable and barren,
  • disgusting and most idle,
  • ardent and even bitter,
  • purely political or general,
  • superfluous and hopeless,
  • old-world technical,
  • vexatious and protracted,
  • active and almost acrimonious,
  • lengthy but fruitless,
  • hot and ceaseless,
  • stubborn dogmatic,
  • inglorious and ruinous,
  • esquimaux philosophical,
  • hot temporal,
  • vital and entirely inconclusive,
  • fierce but ridiculous,
  • next territorial,
  • emotional literary,
  • wearisome national,
  • unjustified and ungracious,
  • strict forensic,
  • rancorous sectional,
  • memorable sectional,
  • actual synergistic,
  • exasperated theological,
  • considerable and famous,
  • constant unpleasant,
  • entangled theological,
  • harsh and voluminous,
  • endless and dangerous,
  • keen and even violent,
  • vegetarian and teetotal,
  • voluminous and unprofitable,
  • permanent and irritating,
  • practical and tremendous,
  • last, disagreeable,
  • much engrossing,
  • notable theological,
  • infinite public,
  • continuous theological,
  • endless and barren,
  • vexatious and ruinous,
  • long, chronic,
  • territorial or commercial,
  • open popular,
  • serious and violent,
  • strong and acrimonious,
  • bitter and childish,
  • genuine and present,
  • exciting vehement,
  • long-standing and dangerous,
  • malicious and stupid,
  • whole sectional,
  • invariably idle,
  • main and larger,
  • speculative or religious,
  • distressing and destructive,
  • famous anatomical,
  • famous ciceronian,
  • almost acrimonious,
  • bitterest literary,
  • unceasing religious,
  • theological and disciplinary,
  • apparently perennial,
  • angry and unprofitable,
  • entirely inconclusive,
  • keen and logical,
  • vehement theological,
  • old textual,
  • futile and vexatious,
  • incessant and active,
  • sectarian doctrinal,
  • old and needless,
  • acrimonious and violent,
  • particular theoretical,
  • immediate and furious,
  • sensational and exciting,
  • bitter and extensive,
  • vexatious and dangerous,
  • bitter and empty,
  • whole protracted,
  • otherwise interminable,
  • important and painful,
  • fierce and fruitless,
  • convocational,
  • single spirited,
  • strenuous and protracted,
  • whole anglo-irish,
  • bitter and fiery,
  • extraordinary forensic,
  • fierce open,
  • fierce literary,
  • violent and acrimonious,
  • long and irritating,
  • great and acute,
  • useless and wasteful,
  • genial, cultured,
  • quasi-international,
  • considerable legislative,
  • serious monetary,
  • unexpected and bitter,
  • futile religious,
  • farther serious,
  • eager and violent,
  • great iconoclastic,
  • literary or critical,
  • angry personal,
  • active critical,
  • peculiarly acrimonious,
  • verbal,
  • fiery political,
  • somewhat keen,
  • hot local,
  • philological and critical,
  • fierce parliamentary,
  • great grammatical,
  • strenuous personal,
  • endless literary,
  • same mexican,
  • distinctly political,
  • protracted legal,
  • long international,
  • late critical,
  • such acrimonious,
  • naturally fierce,
  • less worth,
  • protracted and difficult,
  • primitive jewish,
  • fiercest political,
  • tiresome political,
  • frequent and disastrous,
  • public and avowed,
  • long and ineffectual,
  • loud and passionate,
  • late ecclesiastical,
  • political or general,
  • much forensic,
  • much weighty,
  • abstract ethical,
  • hot and fierce,
  • noisy public,
  • active and violent,
  • vehement political,
  • somewhat warm,
  • brief but bitter,
  • eager, angry,
  • whole sickening,
  • gallant and fearless,
  • already bitter,
  • apparently never-ending,
  • whole territorial,
  • pro-rata,
  • new and very serious,
  • whole anti-slavery,
  • late grand,
  • much ecclesiastical,
  • however interesting,
  • much random,
  • critical and delicate,
  • strictly judicial,
  • long and spirited,
  • far-reaching social,
  • bitter and protracted,
  • amusing and characteristic,
  • much unprofitable,
  • long and technical,
  • violent public,
  • whole noisy,
  • great fiscal,
  • longest and sharpest,
  • long and vexatious,
  • serious and critical,
  • current public,
  • useless and unnecessary,
  • somewhat acrimonious,
  • bitter religious,
  • theological or metaphysical,
  • important and remarkable,
  • modern physiological,
  • still undecided,
  • much animated,
  • seemingly irreconcilable,
  • former personal,
  • long scientific,
  • literary or historical,
  • tindal,
  • great forensic,
  • long internal,
  • much ingenious,
  • abstruse scientific,
  • infinitely important,
  • much eager,
  • long and eager,
  • less perceptible,
  • rather acute,
  • french domestic,
  • unmalicious,
  • less animated,
  • much passionate,
  • considerable scientific,
  • acute political,
  • whole theological,
  • long and animated,
  • political or literary,
  • serious international,
  • ethical and philosophical,
  • old anti-slavery,
  • spicy little,
  • long and hot,
  • much foolish,
  • keen political,
  • keen and bitter,
  • good, hot,
  • modern ethical,
  • long religious,
  • industrial or commercial,
  • other verbal,
  • dutch and belgian,
  • much warm,
  • further legal,
  • rather angry,
  • vigorous and active,
  • much vain,
  • formal diplomatic,
  • difficult and perilous,
  • much legal,
  • much historical,
  • rather fierce,
  • somewhat unfortunate,
  • still unsettled,
  • whole financial,
  • irish political,
  • much anxious,
  • more voluminous,
  • great diplomatic,
  • other philosophical,
  • long and fruitless,
  • rather barren,
  • more virulent,
  • great vital,
  • still unfinished,
  • sharp and bitter,
  • fierce and bitter,
  • local and personal,
  • great geological,
  • seemingly trivial,
  • painful and humiliating,
  • long and important,
  • immediate political,
  • much literary,
  • ancient classical,
  • common political,
  • famous literary,
  • long and tiresome,
  • small literary,
  • greatest intellectual,
  • old theological,
  • long and intricate,
  • mere individual,
  • fair and open,
  • political and legal,
  • methodological,
  • somewhat painful,
  • great medical,
  • rather bitter,
  • real and substantial,
  • difficult and delicate,
  • much useless,
  • modern religious,
  • purely domestic,
  • same violent,
  • rather violent,
  • jacobinical,
  • apparently interminable,
  • still considerable,
  • such eager,
  • somewhat dangerous,
  • almost interminable,
  • great philosophical,
  • small domestic,
  • rather foolish,
  • good, healthy,
  • chief political,
  • same sharp,
  • revisionist,
  • less painful,
  • long and terrible,
  • diluvial,
  • much public,
  • political and ecclesiastical,
  • such free,
  • somewhat lengthy,
  • artistic and literary,
  • ciceronian,
  • pen-and-ink,
  • somewhat singular,
  • somewhat remarkable,
  • anti-catholic,
  • rather sharp,
  • mere verbal,
  • unheated,
  • amusing little,
  • new religious,
  • other serious,
  • more intricate,
  • refusal,
  • avoidable,
  • teetotal,
  • protectionist,
  • vitriolic,
  • unimpassioned,
  • bilingual,
  • unjustified,
  • mere personal,
  • such foolish,
  • fierce little,
  • social and religious,
  • more bitter,
  • great european,
  • rather curious,
  • arthurian,
  • sophistical,
  • great commercial,
  • unresolved,
  • inconclusive,
  • single great,
  • purely personal,
  • great historical,
  • illiberal,
  • great modern,
  • almost continuous,
  • textual,
  • hot-blooded,
  • captious,
  • undecided,
  • groundless,
  • rationalistic,
  • ethnological,
  • certain great,
  • least possible,
  • liturgical,
  • interstate,
  • fittest,
  • disarmed,
  • combative,
  • engrossing,
  • more permanent,
  • insincere,
  • uncongenial,
  • disciplinary,
  • unscientific,
  • helluva,
  • still less,
  • oft-repeated,
  • long-time,
  • after-dinner,
  • topographical,
  • monarchical,
  • agrarian,
  • more personal,
  • urbane,
  • three-cornered,
  • abusive,
  • narrow-minded,
  • political and social,
  • tragical,
  • puritanical,
  • sociological,
  • inglorious,
  • distasteful,
  • equivocal,
  • skeptical,
  • contingent,
  • voluble,
  • monetary,
  • marital,
  • seventeenth-century,
  • truculent,
  • sceptical,
  • wasteful,
  • stringent,
  • philippine,
  • bottomless,
  • anatomical,
  • culinary,
  • nascent,
  • statistical,
  • heedless,
  • recurrent,
  • autumnal,
  • transcendental,
  • scriptural,
  • unfair,
  • infidel,
  • belligerent,
  • transcendent,
  • bygone,
  • unintelligible,
  • narrower,
  • thrifty,
  • ephemeral,
  • exasperated,
  • avowed,
  • puzzling,
  • spicy,
  • ministerial,
  • inpolitical and sectarian,
  • dishonest and acrimonious,
  • bitter and perhaps fruitless,
  • fierce, nation-wide,
  • intricate and frequently dangerous,
  • long christological,
  • great epistemological,
  • warm and acute,
  • historical, theological,
  • acrid and ridiculous,
  • feverish religious,
  • fatal iconoclastic,
  • wearisome paschal,
  • chief scholastic,
  • obstinate physico-mathematical,
  • famous paschal,
  • bitter iconoclastic,
  • surest and most past,
  • theological or rather philosophical,
  • puritanical iconoclastic,
  • bald negative,
  • difficult and ancient,
  • unfortunate historic,
  • famous deistical,
  • present antiquarian,
  • inpolitical,
  • mighty and interminable,
  • tedious and fruitless,
  • frivolous verbal,
  • unnecessary and irrelevant,
  • perhaps fruitless,
  • legal and historic,
  • commercial and spiritual,
  • anxious and protracted,
  • violent literary,
  • frequently dangerous,
  • literary or theological,
  • fierce theological,
  • prevalent literary,
  • great paschal,
  • rather philosophical,
  • financial or commercial,
  • vast and violent,
  • naval and political,
  • recent theological,
  • possibly impending,
  • traditional theological,
  • strictly private and confidential,
  • religious and economic,
  • political or theological,
  • animated and interesting,
  • physico-mathematical,
  • theological,
  • much keen,
  • active religious,
  • fierce religious,
  • much fierce,
  • much unpleasant,
  • great doctrinal,
  • mere scholastic,
  • often more or less,
  • often more,
  • great and frequent,
  • long and memorable,
  • scientific and religious,
  • much recent,
  • ancient classic,
  • such memorable,
  • pentateuchal,
  • interesting literary,
  • far graver,
  • semi-political,
  • private and confidential,
  • ancient national,
  • much local,
  • strictly private,
  • affectionate little,
  • rather formidable,
  • intuitional,
  • doctoral,
  • present political,
  • more eager,
  • long-running,
  • divisive,
  • epistemological,
  • short sharp,
  • much deeper,
  • nation-wide,
  • hardly less,
  • confessional,
  • great literary,
  • discursive,
  • denominational,
  • rancorous,
  • hackneyed,
  • surest,
  • enjoyable,
  • congressional,
  • age-old,
  • ironical,
  • all-important,
  • aquatic,
  • analogous,
  • worldwide,
  • life-long,
  • graver,
  • satirical,
  • aimless,
  • more modern,
  • adverse,
  • presidential,
  • buddhist,
  • conversational,
  • copious,
  • subordinate,
  • protracted and deeply exciting,
  • impolitic and ill-fated,
  • so-called iconoclastic,
  • warm and voluminous,
  • great christological,
  • great madrigal,
  • long sectional,
  • deeply exciting,
  • historical or critical,
  • strict theological,
  • long and famous,
  • new geological,
  • important theological,
  • much fruitless,
  • somewhat sharp,
  • certain mild,
  • violent political,
  • somewhat bitter,
  • little religious,
  • political and personal,
  • such active,
  • prelatical,
  • religious or political,
  • madrigal,
  • purely political,
  • vitally important,
  • theistic,
  • impolitic,
  • long and painful,
  • such bitter,
  • once famous,
  • such violent,
  • dialectical,
  • vegetarian,
  • centuries-old,
  • scurrilous,
  • telegraphic,
  • ill-timed,
  • regrettable,
  • erudite,
  • collateral,
  • grammatical,
  • indecent,
  • tasteless,
  • one-sided,
  • clamorous,
  • wrathful,
  • alcoholic,
  • sharper,
  • polar,
  • oral,
  • world-wide,
  • seal,
  • never-ending,
  • unceasing,
  • more serious,
  • ill-fated,
  • ruinous,
  • unending,
  • bloodthirsty,
  • embarrassing,
  • prophetic,
  • zealous,
  • disastrous,
  • particular forensic,
  • nice and important,
  • long and hitherto barren,
  • short and angry,
  • hitherto barren,
  • much loud,
  • much idle,
  • fierce political,
  • theological and political,
  • literary and religious,
  • much painful,
  • much needless,
  • great theological,
  • much religious,
  • undeclared,
  • factional,
  • almost endless,
  • century-old,
  • irreconcilable,
  • wordy,
  • heraldic,
  • keenest,
  • perplexing,
  • irrelevant,
  • dishonest,
  • undue,
  • tumultuous,
  • geographical,
  • confidential,
  • contemptible,
  • obsolete,
  • sickening,
  • strenuous,
  • urgent,
  • theatrical,
  • perilous,
  • vain interminable,
  • significant cultural,
  • quasi-theological,
  • great unsettled,
  • fluxional,
  • much acrimonious,
  • great sectional,
  • useless and dangerous,
  • extraordinary religious,
  • long and fierce,
  • bitter political,
  • purely academic,
  • long and violent,
  • general religious,
  • current political,
  • much political,
  • anglo-irish,
  • warm-blooded,
  • great political,
  • ungracious,
  • edifying,
  • socialistic,
  • socialist,
  • electoral,
  • old, old,
  • journalistic,
  • breezy,
  • explicit,
  • distressing,
  • resultant,
  • lifelong,
  • crucial,
  • nimble,
  • extinct,
  • weighty,
  • arid,
  • tiresome,
  • stormy,
  • chronic,
  • annoying,
  • secular,
  • cultural,
  • warlike,
  • tangled,
  • unhappy sectional,
  • protracted constitutional,
  • local or sectional,
  • violent religious,
  • long and vehement,
  • fur-seal,
  • great and interesting,
  • whole religious,
  • political and theological,
  • political or religious,
  • such fierce,
  • apocryphal,
  • great public,
  • philological,
  • antiquarian,
  • doughty,
  • practicable,
  • undying,
  • hottest,
  • fiercest,
  • ineffectual,
  • laborious,
  • parliamentary,
  • technical,
  • bitter theological,
  • present unhappy,
  • recent public,
  • religious and philosophical,
  • shakespearean,
  • anti-slavery,
  • acrid,
  • geological,
  • impassioned,
  • deplorable,
  • impending,
  • canal,
  • mathematical,
  • widespread,
  • economic,
  • artistic,
  • feminine,
  • less acrimonious,
  • polemic,
  • baptismal,
  • keener,
  • sharpest,
  • astronomical,
  • ongoing,
  • strangest,
  • educational,
  • theoretical,
  • academic,
  • good-natured,
  • troublesome,
  • reasonable,
  • petty,
  • angry and dangerous,
  • long and acrimonious,
  • cataclysmal,
  • perennial,
  • preposterous,
  • speculative,
  • childish,
  • anxious,
  • initial,
  • much angry,
  • christological,
  • materialistic,
  • virulent,
  • futile,
  • incessant,
  • passionate,
  • african,
  • ridiculous,
  • stiff,
  • darwinian,
  • great national,
  • vexatious,
  • more important,
  • ethical,
  • irritating,
  • disagreeable,
  • shrewd,
  • financial,
  • frequent,
  • bitter personal,
  • own scientific,
  • constitutional,
  • vital,
  • justiciable,
  • long and angry,
  • great religious,
  • scholastic,
  • racial,
  • amusing,
  • classical,
  • notable,
  • commercial,
  • venezuelan,
  • bitterest,
  • outright,
  • needless,
  • tedious,
  • foolish,
  • religious and political,
  • momentous,
  • lengthy,
  • logical,
  • intricate,
  • continual,
  • loud,
  • much bitter,
  • amicable,
  • ceaseless,
  • philosophic,
  • intense,
  • immediate,
  • synergistic,
  • judicial,
  • ardent,
  • jewish,
  • practical,
  • irish,
  • political and religious,
  • unsettled,
  • voluminous,
  • idle,
  • sacramental,
  • eternal,
  • grave,
  • remarkable,
  • verbal,
  • contemporary,
  • copernican,
  • dogmatic,
  • unprofitable,
  • unnecessary,
  • historic,
  • tremendous,
  • forensic,
  • territorial,
  • exciting,
  • everlasting,
  • fiscal,
  • barren,
  • difficult,
  • domestic,
  • useless,
  • partisan,
  • acute,
  • perpetual,
  • national,
  • late,
  • merely unsubstantial,
  • unsubstantial,
  • vigorous,
  • long and bitter,
  • actual,
  • curious,
  • sectarian,
  • spirited,
  • historical,
  • polemical,
  • fruitless,
  • vehement,
  • doctrinal,
  • furious,
  • eager,
  • brief,
  • metaphysical,
  • long-standing,
  • subsequent,
  • interesting,
  • unpleasant,
  • dangerous,
  • memorable,
  • critical,
  • active,
  • philosophical,
  • international,
  • deistical,
  • painful,
  • current,
  • interminable,
  • modern,
  • entire,
  • protracted,
  • unfortunate,
  • animated,
  • ancient,
  • diplomatic,
  • warm,
  • keen,
  • hot,
  • unhappy,
  • scientific,
  • legal,
  • recent,
  • sectional,
  • important,
  • ecclesiastical,
  • acrimonious,
  • iconoclastic,
  • paschal,
  • further,
  • sharp,
  • personal,
  • endless,
  • serious,
  • angry,
  • fierce,
  • literary,
  • famous,
  • considerable,
  • public,
  • violent,
  • present,
  • long,
  • bitter,
  • whole,
  • political,
  • theological,
  • religious.
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