controversy translate to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "controversy" - English-Spanish dictionary

controversy

noun   /ˈkɒn·trə·vɜːsi/ ( plural controversies)
a lot of disagreement and argument about something controversia There is a lot of controversy over privacy on the internet.
(Definition of controversy from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

controversy

noun /kənˈtrovəsi, ˈkontrəvəːsi/ ( plural controversies)
(an) argument between opposing points of view controversia the controversy over the appointment of the new chairman.
controversial /kontrəˈvəːʃəl/ adjective
causing controversy controvertido, polémico His new book is very controversial.
controversially adverb
de forma que se produzca controversia The House of Commons controversially supported changes to the welfare system.
(Definition of controversy from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “controversy”
in Korean 논란…
in Arabic جَدال…
in Malaysian kontroversi…
in French controverse…
in Russian спор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爭議, 爭論, 爭辯…
in Italian controversia, polemica…
in Turkish tartışma, münakaşa, nizah…
in Polish kontrowersja…
in Vietnamese cuộc tranh luận…
in Portuguese polêmica, controvérsia…
in Thai การโต้เถียงอย่างรุนแรง…
in German die Kontroverse…
in Catalan controvèrsia…
in Japanese 議論…
in Chinese (Simplified) 争议, 争论, 争辩…
in Indonesian kontroversi…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Watching the detectorists
Watching the detectorists
by ,
May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

Read More 

Word of the Day

biodegrade

to decay naturally and in a way that is not harmful

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More