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English definition of “tendentious”

tendentious

adjective uk   /tenˈden.ʃəs/ formal us  
(of speech or writing) expressing or supporting a particular opinion that many other people disagree withDebate and discussion
tendentiously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
tendentiousness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
(Definition of tendentious from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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