Meaning of “tendentious” in the English Dictionary

"tendentious" in British English

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tendentiousadjective

uk /tenˈden.ʃəs/ us /tenˈden.ʃəs/ formal

(of speech or writing) expressing or supporting a particular opinion that many other people disagree with

tendentiously
adverb uk /tenˈden.ʃəs.li/ us /tenˈden.ʃəs.li/
tendentiousness
noun [ U ] uk /tenˈden.ʃəs.nəs/ us /tenˈden.ʃəs.nəs/

(Definition of “tendentious” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)