AskDefine | Define divisive

Dictionary Definition

divisive adj : dissenting (especially dissenting with the majority opinion) [syn: dissentious, factious]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Pronunciation

  • dɪˈvaɪsɪv

Adjective

  1. Having a quality that divides or separates
    Rather than fostering unity, he becomes divisive.

Translations

having a quality that divides or separates

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1