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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Involving controversy.

Usage examples (38)
  • Criticism too polemically stated
  • While Truffaut introduced the term polemically to support a new style of filmmaking, subsequent theorists have tended to ignore the context of his remarks.
  • Truffaut used the term polemically to denigrate the then dominant mode of filmmaking that emphasized the adaptation of great works of literature to the screen.
  • I may have put the first question a bit too polemically. for more
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