The definition of tendentious is deliberate aim, or a definite point of view.(adjective)
An example of something tendentious is a throw in a game of darts.
See tendentious in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Ger tendenziös < tendenz (< ML tendentia), tendency
See tendentious in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: From Medieval Latin tendentia, a cause; see tendency.
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