Controversy

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Controversy Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement; "they were involved in a violent argument"

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  • a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement; "they were involved in a violent argument"

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Controversy Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A controversy is when people have a problem related to opinions. There are several groups of people who have different opinions and who cannot fully agree. Examples for controversial topics are the question if abortion should be legal, or whether the research on stem cells should be permitted.



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* It is past all controversy that what costs dearest is, and ought to be, most valued. - Miguel de Cervantes


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  • The Interview Controversy Shows Inventors, Manufacturers and Retailers That World Patent Marketing Does It The Right Way
    NEW YORK, N.Y. -- via PRWEB - World Patent Marketing, the world's fastest growing patent, idea protection and inventor services company, issued a white paper last week on The Interview Controversy. Read more on this news related to 'Controversy'
  • Super Bowl Deflategate: What the national media are saying about Patriots' controversy
    The Super Bowl is only seven days away, but it's football inflation, or lack thereof, that has been the focus of much of the coverage from national media and major newspapers. Read more on this news related to 'Controversy'
  • Controversy follows Patriots to Super Bowl
    Let’s all think about this: Should we be surprised that the New England Patriots are in the Super Bowl and there is a controversy? Maybe not. This is the franchise’s eighth Super Bowl, and in the first one in 1986, they were such heavy underdogs that there any bone of constant contention. The Chicago Bears under coach Mike Ditka were mean and loved every minut Read more on this news related to 'Controversy'

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