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controversy
'kɑːntrə,vɜrsiː
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement.
Hyphenationcon•tro•ver•sy
Part of Speech(名) noun
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论争lùnzhēngargument; debate; controversy
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争议zhēngyìcontroversy; dispute; to dispute
争端zhēngduāndispute; controversy; conflict
轩然大波xuān rán dàbōhuge waves; (fig.) ruckus; controversy; sensation
轰动hōngdòngto cause a sensation; to create a stir in (a place); commotion; controversy
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