Definition Of divisive


tending to cause disagreement or hostility between people.

the highly divisive issue of abortion

Example Of divisive

  • Abortion has always been a very polarising, divisive issue that is irreconcilable.

  • As we've seen lately in campus politics, some issues can be ideologically divisive .

  • ‘Never trust anyone over 30,’ they used to say, divisively .

  • But I did witness him destroy characters who criticised our great leaders and act divisively in my party.

  • During the talks held earlier this year, the time frames were among the most divisive issues.

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