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controversy
used in The Awakening

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disagreement — especially regarding a public issue that arouses strong feelings
  • Her most intimate friend at school had been one of rather exceptional intellectual gifts, who wrote fine-sounding essays, which Edna admired and strove to imitate; and with her she talked and glowed over the English classics, and sometimes held religious and political controversies.
    Chapter 7 (65% in)

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