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Definition 1: have an argument about something - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for argue in the sense of this definition

(argue is a kind of ...) carry on a conversation

(... is a kind of argue ) dispute or argue stubbornly (especially minor points)

(... is a kind of argue ) fight verbally

"They were sparring all night"

(... is a kind of argue ) argue over petty things

"Let's not quibble over pennies"

(... is a kind of argue ) have a disagreement over something

"We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America" "These two fellows are always scrapping over something"

(... is a kind of argue ) be against; express opposition to

"We oppose the ban on abortion"

(argue implies ...) be of different opinions

"I beg to differ!" "She disagrees with her husband on many questions"

Definition 2: give evidence of - [verb of communication]

Samples where argue or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The evidence argues for your claim
  • The results indicate the need for more work

Synonyms for argue in the sense of this definition

(argue is a kind of ...) bring forward and present to the mind

"We presented the arguments to him" "We cannot represent this knowledge to our formal reason"

Definition 3: present reasons and arguments - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for argue in the sense of this definition

(argue is a kind of ...) bring forward and present to the mind

"We presented the arguments to him" "We cannot represent this knowledge to our formal reason"

(... is a kind of argue ) argue again

"This politician will be forced into re-arguing an old national campaign"

(... is a kind of argue ) reason with (somebody) for the purpose of dissuasion

(... is a kind of argue ) argue or speak in defense of

"She supported the motion to strike"

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