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TENDENTIOUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does tendentious mean? 

TENDENTIOUS (adjective)
  The adjective TENDENTIOUS has 1 sense:

1. having or marked by a strong tendency especially a controversial one

  Familiarity information: TENDENTIOUS used as an adjective is very rare.


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TENDENTIOUS (adjective)


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Meaning:

Having or marked by a strong tendency especially a controversial one

Synonyms:

tendencious; tendentious

Context examples:

a tendentious account of recent elections / distinguishing between verifiable fact and tendentious assertion

Similar:

partisan; partizan (devoted to a cause or party)


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