controversy - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate controversy

controversy is hyphenated as con-tro-ver-sy

How to pronounce controversy

controversy is pronounced ´kɑːntr ə´v[ə]r s ēː

Number of syllables in controversy

The number of syllables in controversy is 4

What part of speech in controversy?

controversy is a noun

How common in the word controversy?

controversy is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does controversy convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'controversy'

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Common collocations before 'controversy'

also, before, force, great, has, how, long, matter, much, open, still, two, want, widen, without

Common collocations of 'controversy'

already, also, answer, before, better, did, expression, fact, force, great, has, how, know, long, lot, made, matter, much, open, say, see, start, still, sure, two, want, warm, widen, without, word

Words with similar spelling to controversy

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Lists containing controversy

Synonyms of 'altercation'
Synonyms of 'antagonism'
Synonyms of 'apologetics'
Synonyms of 'apologia'
Synonyms of 'apology'
Synonyms of 'argument'
Synonyms of 'bickering'
Synonyms of 'brawl'
Synonyms of 'broil'
Synonyms of 'casuistry'
Synonyms of 'combat'
Synonyms of 'contention'
Synonyms of 'contradiction'
Synonyms of 'debate'
Synonyms of 'defense'
Synonyms of 'difference'
Synonyms of 'difficulty'
Synonyms of 'disaccord'
Synonyms of 'disagreement'
Synonyms of 'discord'
Synonyms of 'discrepancy'
Synonyms of 'disharmony'
Synonyms of 'disparity'
Synonyms of 'dispute'
Synonyms of 'dissension'
Synonyms of 'dissent'
Synonyms of 'dissidence'
Synonyms of 'dissonance'
Synonyms of 'disunion'
Synonyms of 'divergence'
Synonyms of 'diversity'
Synonyms of 'donnybrook'
Synonyms of 'enmity'
Synonyms of 'faction'
Synonyms of 'feud'
Synonyms of 'fight'
Common Noun Collocations of arose
Common Noun Collocations of arisen
Common Noun Collocations of bitter
Common Noun Collocations of dollars
Common Noun Collocations of disagreement
Common Noun Collocations of disputes
Common Noun Collocations of exists
Common Noun Collocations of erupted
Common Noun Collocations of ensued
Common Noun Collocations of exceed
Common Noun Collocations of escalated
Common Noun Collocations of engendered
Common Noun Collocations of exceeds
Common Noun Collocations of embroiled
Common Noun Collocations of embittered
Common Noun Collocations of flared
Common Noun Collocations of fraught
Common Noun Collocations of fundamentalist
Common Noun Collocations of genuinely
Common Noun Collocations of gist
Common Noun Collocations of generalities
Common Noun Collocations of heated
Common Noun Collocations of hornet
Common Noun Collocations of hornets
Common Noun Collocations of intensely
Common Noun Collocations of ignited
Common Noun Collocations of justiciable
Common Noun Collocations of litigation
Common Noun Collocations of merits
Common Noun Collocations of maelstrom
Common Noun Collocations of moot
Common Noun Collocations of mired
Common Noun Collocations of nurture
Common Noun Collocations of nub
Common Noun Collocations of nullification
Common Noun Collocations of opportunists
Common Noun Collocations of regarding
Common Noun Collocations of resolve
Common Noun Collocations of raging
Common Noun Collocations of raged
Common Noun Collocations of requirement
Common Noun Collocations of retort
Common Noun Collocations of respecting
Common Noun Collocations of storm
Common Noun Collocations of surrounding
Common Noun Collocations of theological
Common Noun Collocations of unleashed
Common Noun Collocations of upshot