The definition of divisive is something that tends to cause arguments or hostility among people.adjective
Politics and religion are both examples of subjects that would be described as divisive.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: LL divisivus
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- di·viˈsive·ly adverb
- di·viˈsive·ness noun