How to use "controversy" in sentences with meaning in English and Hindi

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Example sentences for "controversy" in popular movie and book plots

  • The series was originally conceived by Nagai as a form of protest and parody of the controversy that arose with Harenchi Gakuen.  - The Abashiri Family
  • His wife Rowena (Charo Santos-Concio) wants to get rid of her in order to not snag controversy during the election.  - Gumapang Ka Sa Lusak
  • Uyayi (Lullaby) opens with the story of an obscure hospital being gripped by controversy because of its strange nature.  - Wag Kang Lilingon
  • An epilogue states that the interviews were wildly successful and that Nixon never escaped controversy until his death in 1994.  - Frost/Nixon (film)
  • The film portrays the initial controversy about this, as well as Volney and his staff's reopening of the investigation.  - I as in Icarus
  • In 1991, the Smoking Man meets with subordinates, discussing his orchestration of the Anita Hill controversy and the Rodney King trial.  - Musings of a Cigarette Smoking Man
  • He creates further controversy by asking Hodel to dance with him.  - Fiddler on the Roof (film)
  • Evans places this in her report, causing a large controversy over his statement by his boss, Mitchell (Ron Perlman) and the police.  - Down (film)
  • Elaine asks her boyfriend about the medicine, and then they have a controversy of the podiatrist-doctor matter.  - The Conversion (Seinfeld)
  • The Doorbell Rang generated controversy when it was published, due largely to its unflattering portrayal of the FBI, its director and agents.  - The Doorbell Rang
  • A controversy surrounding the game is its lack of an ending.  - Still Life (video game)
  • Mayor Quimby generates controversy after making an offensive joke about France.  - Treehouse of Horror VIII
  • The wedding has controversy as Mireno is deeply in love with Silveria, yet Daranio’s wealth guaranteed him the hand of Silveria.  - La Galatea
  • He hesitates to embrace her, and she is put off but assumes he is scheming as usual, aware of the controversy on the bridge.  - Mirror, Mirror (Star Trek: The Original Series)
  • They attack her sexually (this scene caused controversy since Madonna is topless).  - A Certain Sacrifice
  • Gattaca becomes embroiled in controversy when one of its administrators is murdered a week before the flight.  - Gattaca

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