Definición de factious en inglés:

factious

Saltos de línea: fac|tious
Pronunciación: /ˈfakʃəs
 
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adjetivo

Derivativos

factiously

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He went on, however, to add that he was not "one of those who would counsel, or who would abet, any attempt factiously and forcibly to repeal the measures of 1846."
  • Be well assured that if you choose another, you will not find me acting factiously, for I believe that when a man engaged in war factiously opposes a commander, that man is factiously opposing his own safety.

factiousness

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Although the 10 songs on The Woods include some of Sleater-Kinney's least subtle speechifying - the factiousness of ‘Entertain’ being a case in point - their playing has never been more inspired, or better captured.
  • But he states, ‘The University must not be complacent, and must avoid factiousness and ultra-Conservatism.’
  • In India the factiousness and feebleness of native princes combined with the rapacity of the French and English East India Companies to create a volatile situation.

Origen

mid 16th century: from French factieux or Latin factiosus, from factio (see faction1).

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