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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Controversialist  \Con`tro*ver"sial*ist\,  n. 
  One  who  carries  on  a  controversy;  a  disputant. 
 
  He  [Johnson]  was  both  intellectually  and  morally  of  the 
  stuff  of  which  controversialists  are  made  --Macaulay. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  controversialist 
  n  :  a  person  who  disputes;  who  is  good  at  or  enjoys  controversy 
  [syn:  {disputant}] 




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