Definitions For Controversy


  • A contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
  • Argument that involves many people who strongly disagree about something : strong disagreement about something among a large group of people

Is Controversy a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Controversy is worth 19 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Controversy in a Sentence

  • The decision aroused much controversy among the students.
  • The new movie is a subject of controversy.
  • There is controversy surrounding the team's decision to trade the star pitcher.

Synonyms for Controversy

Antonyms for Controversy

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