Synonyms of 'contentious'

aggressive, annoying, antagonistic, argumentative, bellicose, belligerent, bloodthirsty, bloody, cat-and-dog, chauvinist, combative, controversial, dialectic, disputatious, enemy, eristic, ferocious, fierce, hostile, inimical, irritating, jingo, litigious, logomachic, Martial, militant, military, offensive, polemic, provocative, pugnacious, quarrelsome, sanguinary, sanguineous, savage, scrappy, trigger-happy, truculent, unfriendly, warlike, warmongering