dissentious

[ dih-sen-shuh s ]
/ dɪˈsɛn ʃəs /

adjective

contentious; quarrelsome.

Nearby words

  1. dissent,
  2. dissenter,
  3. dissenters,
  4. dissentient,
  5. dissenting opinion,
  6. dissepiment,
  7. dissert,
  8. dissertate,
  9. dissertation,
  10. disserve

Origin of dissentious

First recorded in 1550–60; dissent + -ious

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British Dictionary definitions for dissentious

dissentious

/ (dɪˈsɛnʃəs) /

adjective

argumentative
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