English translation of 'controverso'
controversocontroversa [kõtroˈvɛrsu, a]
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'controverso' in Other Languages
British English: controversial /ˌkɒntrəˈvɜːʃəl/ ADJECTIVE
Someone or something that is controversial causes intense public argument, disagreement, or disapproval.
...the controversial new book.
- American English: controversial
- Arabic: جَدَلِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: controverso
- Chinese: 有争议的
- Croatian: prijeporan
- Czech: kontroverzní
- Danish: kontroversiel
- Dutch: controversieel
- European Spanish: polémico
- Finnish: kiistanalainen
- French: polémique
- German: umstritten
- Greek: αμφιλεγόμενος
- Italian: controverso
- Japanese: 論争の
- Korean: 논쟁의
- Norwegian: kontroversiell
- Polish: kontrowersyjny
- European Portuguese: controverso
- Romanian: controversat
- Russian: спорный
- Spanish: polémico
- Swedish: kontroversiell
- Thai: ซึ่งก่อให้เกิดการโต้แย้ง
- Turkish: tartışmalı
- Ukrainian: скандальний
- Vietnamese: gây tranh cãi
British English: contentious ADJECTIVE
A contentious issue causes a lot of disagreement or arguments.
Sanctions are expected to be among the most contentious issues.
Translation of controverso from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary