controversary

adj.

c.1600, from stem of Latin controversus (see controversy) + -ary.


Nearby words

  1. controller,
  2. controlling,
  3. controlling image,
  4. controlling interest,
  5. controversal,
  6. controverse,
  7. controversial,
  8. controversy,
  9. controvert,
  10. contucci, andrea

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