GRE Word List

CONTENTIOUS

likely to cause disagreement or argument

The meaning of the word contentious is likely to cause disagreement or argument.

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WordMeaning
spatsquabble; minor dispute; minor quarrel
enlivento give life, action, or spirit to : animate
animadversiona critical and usually censorious remark
clipperone that clips something
beguilehoodwink
canterone who uses cant: such as
infernalof or relating to a nether world of the dead
fawningseeking or used to seek approval or favor by means of flattery
indignationanger aroused by something unjust, unworthy, or mean
representationalone that represents: such as