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contentious

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contentious/kənˈtɛnʃəs/adjective
contentious
/kənˈtɛnʃəs/
adjective
Learner's definition of CONTENTIOUS  
[more contentious; most contentious]
: likely to cause people to argue or disagree
   b  : involving a lot of arguing
: likely or willing to argue

— contentiously

adverb

— contentiousness

noun,[noncount]
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