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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: factious(0.02040 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to factious.
English → English (WordNet)
adj : dissenting (especially dissenting with the majority opinion)
[syn: dissentious, divisive]
English → English (gcide)
Factious \Fac"tious\ a. [L. factiosus: cf. F. factieux.]
1. Given to faction; addicted to form parties and raise
dissensions, in opposition to government or the common
good; turbulent; seditious; prone to clamor against public
measures or men; -- said of persons.
Factious for the house of Lancaster. --Shak.
2. Pertaining to faction; proceeding from faction;
indicating, or characterized by, faction; -- said of acts
or expressions; as, factious quarrels.
Headlong zeal or factious fury. --Burke.
-- Fac"tious*ly, adv. -- Fac"tious*ness, n.