Controversial means of a disputed nature, meaning, or value.
The word derives from two Latin words - 'contra' meaning against and 'verto' meaning turn. So it means something that is disputed, such as an opinion that others disagree with, or an idea that isn't generally acceptable. It's the adjective that comes from controversy.
Scandalous is the same as controversial.
The correct spelling is controversial.Some example sentences are:The plan was very controversial.Critics were quick to point out how controversial the politician's suggestion was.They are a very controversial cult.
A quotation that is controversial.
participating in controversial discussions that have nothing to do with the business of the workplace.
The decision was a very controversial one.The activist group PETA has been known to use controversial tactics.
Controversial is an adjective.
Bear arms. (have weapons)
Gun control is a controversial subject. The author is controversial because of his religious views. The controversial landfill was eventually closed by the city.
The school board issued a controversial proposal to ban baggy pants.The existence of Bigfoot is controversial.The controversial author debated his critics at the symposium.Controversial topics include almost anything dealing with politics or religion.The subject of abortion is always controversial.
Why heritage is controversial and debated
incite, cause trouble, dissent, to raise controversial issues, create a disturbance.
I am not sure what you mean about “controversial picture books”. Generally children’s books are not controversial unless the parents have a particular view and essentially this is their problem and could be considered censorship. No, parents do not have the right to be consulted concerning materials in a preschool. They have the option of removing the child, talking to the child, or just not making a big deal about what they consider controversial.
my sister is always controversial.
Abortion is a controversial topic.
because the congress wanted to make it controversial and that was why (:
The political matter was rather controversial.
Controversial is pronounced (kon-truh-vur-shal)
Controversial is stressed on the third syllable.
Controversial means a topic that has many different opinions and causes debates. Such as abortion or Capital Punishment.
Laws that are not popular or even agreed with everyone. There is some disagreement with wording or ways they are enacted.
Controversial means debatable or arguable.The nomination of Rush Limbaugh for the Nobel Peace Prize was controversial.The awarding of the Peace Prize to President Obama was also controversial.Please do not ask any more controversial questions, as there are far too many disputes over the proper answer.The author of the controversial book was confronted by an angry mob.
Stem cells aren't controversial, stem cell research is. See related link for the answer to why stem-cell research is controversial.
Michael Moore and Oliver Stone are known for making controversial movies. He's a candidate with a controversial stance on civil rights. Rush Limbaugh is a radio host known for his controversial views.
bear arms,, or own guns in other words