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We found 40 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word controversy:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. controversy: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. controversy: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. controversy: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. controversy: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. controversy: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. controversy: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Controversy, controversy: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. controversy: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. controversy: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. controversy: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. controversy: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. controversy: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. controversy: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. controversy: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. controversy: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. controversy: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Controversy (Prince album), Controversy (Willie D album), Controversy (song), Controversy: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Controversy: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. controversy: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. controversy: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. controversy: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. controversy: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. controversy: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. controversy: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  25. controversy: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  26. controversy: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. controversy: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. controversy: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. controversy: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. controversy: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. controversy: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Controversy: THE 'LECTRIC LAW LIBRARY'S REFERENCE ROOM [home, info]
  5. controversy: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. controversy: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  7. controversy: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  8. CONTROVERSY: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Controversy: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. controversy: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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noun:  a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement

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