What does the word factious mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adverb


Usage examples for factious

  1. Let me act, and fire the cannon; there will be some bloodshed, but to- morrow evening the strength will be on the side of law, and the factious will have had their account settled." – The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17 by Charles Francis Horne