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Synonyms of "Disputed" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between disputed and controversial ?
A: Controversial is a bit more intense in public opinions, drawing more public attention and backlash, problematic, possibly offensive, and under more public scrutiny.

Disputed can just mean that there is a simple mistake, or that it is not viewed as correct by some people. However, it could also rise to the level of a controversy.

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