Origin of contradictious
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It was simply a contradictious action, as there was no warranty for it in vert and venison.
There's a-many always wants to read the bit that's tore off, showin' a contradictious temper like.
I have been to see her this evening and found her of uncertain temper, and inclined to be contradictious.The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne
William J. Locke
Again, I lose two pennies every day on my wife; for she is contradictious, wilful, and passionate.Mediaeval Tales
She knew not what to make of her niece, who had suddenly become stern and contradictious.Washington Square