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Words used to describe people who are quick to argue - thesaurus

Synonyms

argumentative

adjective

showing disapproval someone who is argumentative often argues or disagrees with people

contrary

adjective

someone who is contrary enjoys disagreeing with people and doing the opposite of what is expected or asked

combative

adjective

ready to fight, argue with, or oppose someone

confrontational

adjective

behaving in a way that shows you want to have an argument or fight with someone

quarrelsome

adjective

tending to argue with people

cantankerous

adjective

always complaining or arguing and easily annoyed

contentious

adjective

enjoying arguing with other people

volatile

adjective

someone who is volatile can quickly become angry or violent

truculent

adjective

formal easily annoyed and always ready to argue or fight

pugnacious

adjective

formal quick to argue or fight with people

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bellicose

adjective

formal someone who is bellicose enjoys fighting or arguing

ornery

adjective

Americanoften humorous quick to argue or become annoyed with people

shrewish

adjective

old-fashioned unpleasant and always arguing, complaining, or nagging

snippy

adjective

mainly Americaninformal a snippy person is not patient and speaks to people in an angry way

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