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Definition of the adjective disputed

What does disputed mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. subject to disagreement and debate
    • examples: We disputed for hours about what to write. | The question was hotly disputed in the meeting. | We disputed the victory to the end. | Shinko disputed with him about it. | I disputed with him about world peace for an hour. | He disputed my statement. | They disputed about whose turn it was to take the trash out. | They disputed the ownership of the land for years. | China has imposed a no-fly zone over several disputed islands in the East China Sea.
    • similar: controversial

Alternative definition of the adjective disputed

adjective

  1. Argued; not certain, agreed upon, or accepted.

Definition of the verb disputed

What does disputed mean as a doing word?

verb

  1. past of dispute

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Google previewStudents' Edition of a Standard Dictionary of the English Language ... (1907)

Containing Also, an Appendix of Proper Names, Foreign Phrases, Faulty Diction, Disputed Pronunciations, Abbreviations, Etc., Etc. 1,225 Pictorial Illustrations by James Champlin Fernald

Containing Also, an Appendix of Proper Names, Foreign Phrases, Faulty Diction, Disputed Pronunciations, Abbreviations, Etc., Etc. 1,225 Pictorial Illustrations James Champlin Fernald. XIII. DISPUTED PRONUNCIATIONS. In this work ...

Google previewStudents' Edition of a Standard Dictionary of the English Language (1915)

Designed to Give the Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning, and Etymology of Over 61,000 Words and Phrases in the Speech and Literature of the English-speaking Peoples, with Synonyms and Antonyms ... 1,225 Pictorial Illustrations

DISPUTED. PRONUNOIATIONS. In this work systematic attempt has been made to ascertain the consensus of usage throughout the Englislvspeaking world. by selecting from scholars and professors of all the great centers of English ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences (2014)

Disputed N-TOS has had a number of names bestowed on it since the 1980s, when one researcher insisted that it have a formal designation so that its features could be clearly delineated from those of the other, noncontroversial subgroups.

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible (2011)

Disputed Texts. The second and third centuries were very prolific times for the production of Christian literature. During this period, there were numerous gospels, acts, letters, and apocalypses produced within the church, besides those that ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African American Society (2005)

by Gerald D. Jaynes

Proslavery voters won the first election in November 1854, but the results were disputed by antislavery factions that claimed voter fraud. The antislavery faction held another election in March 1855, but the proslavery forces boycotted ...

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Quotes about Disputed

Peter disputed with John
And invoked Ram’s helps.
Peter disputed with his sons.
And resented Ram’s offers

When a neighbour attacks,
The country opens its door.
When its subjects revolt,
It prefers to shut the door. (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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Scrabble value of D2I1S1P3U1T1E1D2

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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