polemicize

polemicize

[puh-lem-uh-sahyz, poh-]
verb (used without object), polemicized, polemicizing.
to practice the art of disputation; to engage in polemics or controversy.
Also, especially British, polemicise.


Origin:
1945–50; polemic + -ize

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polemicize

verb
engage in a controversy; "The two historians polemicized for years" [syn: polemize
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