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causing, involving, or characterized by argument or controversy
argumentative, debatable, controversial
the act of making fun of or scorning someone/something
mockery, contempt, disrespect, disdain
lengthy and including extra material that is not essential to what is being written or spoken about; proceeding by reasoning or argument rather than intuition
unwilling to believe; showing disbelief(look, behavior, manners)
skeptical, dubious, doubtful
angry at unfairness(behavior or look)
incensed, cross, annoyed, up in arms, in a huff
not easy to understand; mysterious; mystifying
stopping or ceasing for a time; alternately ceasing and beginning again
irregular, sporadic, alternating
basic and essential- belonging to something as one of the basic and essential features that make it what it is
inherent, essential, native, natural
objectionably aggressive in offering one's unrequested and unwanted services, help, or advice
noun or verb
a sign or warning of a future event; a feeling that a particular thing, often something unpleasant, is about to happen
foreshadow, portend, augur
disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reluctant or restrained
incitement of discontent or rebellion against a government; any action, especially in speech or writing, promoting such discontent or rebellion
subversion, dissent, defiance, insurgence
too willing to agree with somebody or to do anything, however demeaning; characteristic of, proper to, or customary for slaves
submissive, sycophantic, obsequious
showing the naive lack of judgment that accompanies immaturity
unaffected by pleasure or pain; showing patience and endurance during adversity
the appearance of being true or real that isn't supported by evidence
authenticity, plausibility, realism
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