Definition of uncontroversial in English:



  • Not controversial:

    ‘this is an uncontroversial statement’
    ‘most of the changes were uncontroversial’
    • ‘In my judgment, the uncontroversial position of Mrs. Smith's son was not such as to cause her to fall foul of the principle set in Gough.’
    • ‘Judicial notice overcomes the necessity of proving facts that are clearly uncontroversial or beyond reasonable dispute.’
    • ‘But while all this might seem sensible and uncontroversial, the problem is the motivation behind it.’
    • ‘It is alleged that the two men signed one side of a sheet, which contained an uncontroversial statement.’
    • ‘We are currently raising the pension age for women to 65, and this has been relatively uncontroversial.’
    • ‘The first definition, ‘characteristic of the country or country life’ seems reasonably uncontroversial.’
    • ‘Far more likely is that he will select a successor beyond criticism who will restore the position to uncontroversial neutrality.’
    • ‘The greater part of his analysis of the law is uncontroversial, indeed accepted by Mr Ponter.’
    • ‘The most obvious, uncontroversial and tedious example is the Second World War.’
    • ‘However, I think it is possible to show that the two characteristics I use in the argument are relatively uncontroversial in terms of defining science.’
    • ‘But with the aid of communication, a solution can be very straightforward and uncontroversial.’
    • ‘Revulsion against Nazi eugenics is deep and uncontroversial.’
    • ‘This is an uncontroversial statement of truth, but is it a useful addition to our knowledge?’
    • ‘Maintenance is uncontroversial, but asking for ‘more’ is difficult.’
    • ‘The decision was uncontroversial, as the Soviet's non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany had precipitated the war.’
    • ‘In this climate, it is clear that nothing uncontroversial can be said about what precisely constitutes a cult.’
    • ‘The causes she has espoused during her tenure as first lady - literacy and education - are uncontroversial.’
    • ‘For the most part, the definition is uncontroversial.’
    • ‘What is more, all of this evidence is uncontroversial and unchallenged.’
    • ‘Until recently, the distinction between the news media and rest of us was clear and uncontroversial.’
    incontrovertible, incontestable, undeniable, irrefutable, unassailable, beyond dispute, unquestionable, beyond question, indubitable, not in doubt, beyond doubt, beyond a shadow of a doubt, unarguable, inarguable, undebatable, unanswerable
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