Translation of divisive in Spanish:


divisivo, adj.

Pronunciation /dəˈvaɪsɪv/ /dɪˈvʌɪsɪv/


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    • The abortion issue has opened up the historically divisive issue to wider debate.
    • Abortion has always been a very polarising, divisive issue that is irreconcilable.
    • The Trade Ministers will attempt to build bridges in the divisive but linchpin issue of farm trade.
    • On such a divisive issue, the candidates owe it to the military to tell us where they stand.
    • It is therefore no surprise that the party always looks for divisive issues.
    • As we've seen lately in campus politics, some issues can be ideologically divisive.
    • Their similarities override their differences, and yet in these towns race has become a divisive issue.
    • Now they're at it again, casting around for a racially or socially divisive issue.
    • It is the most divisive issue in British politics and has been for over a decade.
    • The bottom line is that the IFA is content to avoid what it considers to be a divisive issue.
    • They are difficult, divisive issues, but they can not be avoided any longer.
    • The debate over climate change is certain to become the most divisive issue at the Gleneagles summit.
    • For at its heart this election has highlighted the thorny, divisive issue of what that flag stands for.
    • It was an important declaration of principle on one of the most divisive political issues of the day.
    • The success of the EU has been its ability to find cohesion on even the most divisive of issues.
    • Race is a very divisive issue and if they managed to get a seat it would be very bad news for everyone in the area.
    • So few words yet they have led to one of the most divisive issues in our country.
    • She said she would listen to the people in order to achieve a consensus on the potentially divisive issue.
    • That avenue would be open, that divisive issue would be out there for years to come, and it would not be fixed.
    • During the talks held earlier this year, the time frames were among the most divisive issues.