Definition of dissentious in English:

dissentious

adjective

archaic
  • Characterized by or expressing disagreement; quarrelsome.

    ‘dissentious rogues’
    • ‘In this film Scorsese employs two meal occasions to establish the signs of a dissentious household.’
    • ‘He established cordial or dissentious relationships with most of the great contemporary figures.’
    • ‘What is the matter, you dissentious rogues?’
    • ‘He would not then be an offerer of dissentious sacrifice, but a peaceable offerer of love and charity.’
    • ‘By holy Paul, they fill his ears with dissentious rumors.’
    disaffected, discontented, dissatisfied, disgruntled
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Pronunciation

dissentious

/dɪˈsɛnʃəs/