Sentence Examples


  • The growing contentiousness of their relationship which split the cast into "cliques" was one of the season's biggest story lines.
  • His vanity, his pride of opinion and his inborn contentiousness were serious handicaps to him in his political career.
  • 8), exclaiming in his dialogues, according to Proclus, that he could not sympathize with the dogma even if it should be thought that he was opposing, it out of contentiousness; while Plutarch says that his attacks on the forms by means of his exoteric dialogues were thought by some.