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controversy
used in Sycamore Row

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Definition
disagreement — especially regarding a public issue that arouses strong feelings
  • But no white homemaker would hire her as a housekeeper, not with her baggage and controversies.
    p. 404.7
  • The phone call from Booker Sistrunk had been a miracle, and Rufus leapt at the chance to plunge into some controversy.
    p. 230.4

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