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Wordnet 3.0


1. of or involving dispute or controversy;
[syn: polemic, polemical]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Polemical \Po*lem"ic*al\, a. Polemic; controversial; disputatious. -- Po*lem"ic*al*ly, adv. [1913 Webster] Polemical and impertinent disputations. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

polemical adj 1: of or involving dispute or controversy [syn: polemic, polemical]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

32 Moby Thesaurus words for "polemical": aggressive, argumental, argumentative, bellicose, belligerent, bickering, cat-and-dog, cat-and-doggish, combative, contentious, controversial, dialectic, disputatious, divisive, eristic, factional, factious, ill-humored, irascible, irritable, litigious, logomachic, partisan, pilpulistic, polarizing, polemic, pro and con, pugnacious, quarrelsome, scrappy, shrewish, wrangling