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divisive

adjective  us   /dɪˈvɑɪ·sɪv, -ˈvɪs·ɪv/ disapproving
tending to cause disagreements that separate people into opposing groups: The campaign for the mayor’s office was racially divisive.
Translations of “divisive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有爭議的, 引起分歧的…
in Russian вызывающий разногласия…
in Turkish ayrılıkçı, bölücü, nifak sokan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有争议的, 引起分歧的…
in Polish kontrowersyjny, sporny…
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