French translation of 'contentious'
- (= controversial)
sujet(te) à controverse,
- (= heated) [debate]
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Oracle had said that about olden times, that the basic strategy of women and slaves had been to appear stupid rather than contentious.A Plague of Angels
It had been easier to admit the contentious ones and hope for the best.Death in Fashion
I also suggested that once a month we all met at the South Canonry to discuss any contentious issues in a calm atmosphere over coffee.Absolute Truths
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Translation of contentious from the Collins English to French Dictionary