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1. Of, producing, or marked by controversy: a controversial movie; a controversial stand on human rights.
2. Fond of controversy; disputatious.
con′tro·ver′si·al′i·ty (-shē-ăl′ĭ-tē, -sē-) n.
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|Noun||1.||controversialist - a person who disputes; who is good at or enjoys controversy|
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
contester - someone who contests an outcome (of a race or an election etc.)
accuser - someone who imputes guilt or blame
denier - one who denies
hairsplitter - a disputant who makes unreasonably fine distinctions
obstructer, obstructionist, obstructor, resister, thwarter - someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take