Definition of controversionalist in English:

controversionalist

Pronunciation /ˌkɒntrəˈvəːʃ(ə)n(ə)lɪst/ /ˌkɒntrəˈvəːʃən(ə)lɪst/

noun

  • Controversialist.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Delicate Jester. Probably an alteration of controversialist.