Definition of controversy in English:
noun (plural controversies)[mass noun]
Prolonged public disagreement or heated discussion: the design of the building has caused controversy [count noun]: the announcement ended a protracted controversy
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- He will knowingly enter a mild scuffle of controversy not of his own making.
- A storm of controversy continues to rage over changes to bus services in Colchester.
- Then the police were subject to a storm of political conflict and controversy.
Words that rhyme with controversycurtsy
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