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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Disagreeing in opinion, usually resulting in discord; quarrelsome.

Usage examples (12)
  • The dissentious meeting ended abruptly.
  • For they proved the city great and not small, and rendered it harmonious and not dissentious, and erected the walls instead of pulling them down.
  • 512: That fill his eares with such dissentious Rumors.
  • What's the matter, you dissentious rogues for more
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