Origin of polemic
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How to use polemic in a sentence
Rooney is a self-proclaimed Marxist, but her novels aren’t polemics against capitalism.Sally Rooney’s latest novel is a lucid, nuanced story about coming of age in a broken world|Bilal Qureshi|September 10, 2021|Washington Post
Galileo responded with a stupendous piece of polemic literature entitled The Assayer, in which he pounced on this fabled story like a cat on a mouse.Galileo the Science Publicist - Issue 103: Healthy Communication|Mario Livio|July 14, 2021|Nautilus
Taylor doesn’t seek to salve such pain, but nor has he written a polemic.The young United States’ manifest uncertainty|Colin Woodard|June 25, 2021|Washington Post
Though it’s not a polemic, the film’s underlying argument is clear.
Entering someone else’s experience through a movie is different from being presented with statistics, or polemics.David Fincher’s new movie Mank is a broadside against Hollywood self-congratulation|Alissa Wilkinson|December 4, 2020|Vox
Grizzard said he knew early on that the study might be received as polemic.Playing Violent Video Games Makes You a Better Person, Study Says|Kevin Zawacki|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“These accounts are dressed up in the language of religious polemic,” Williams said.Every Viking ‘Fact’ Is Wrong|Nico Hines|March 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He scoffed as Abu Hassar began to roll into this Islamist polemic.The Fourth War: My Lunch with a Jihadi|Elliot Ackerman|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But mixed with that portion of truth is a larger portion of polemic and apologetic.My Pushback to Chris Hayes|David Frum|September 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But neither is it a rigorous sociological study or a polemic or a jeremiad.Too Soon to Write: Choire Sicha’s ‘Very Recent History’|Stefan Beck|August 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
These songs are grouped in four divisions: religious songs, polemic and satirical songs, songs of war, and songs of martyrdom.History of the Rise of the Huguenots|Henry Baird
Through political organization, historical and polemic writing and moral regeneration, these men strove to uplift their people.The Negro Problem|Booker T. Washington, et al.
No doubt there is a polemic side or aspect of theology; but so there is of all knowledge; so there is of every science.
Precisely in the same circumstances of idle and absurd sequestration stands the term polemic.
He had been ill of the gout; and, as it seemed, had only become aware of the polemic the preceding day.Sir Jasper Carew|Charles James Lever