arguably arguably  /ˈɑrɡju əb li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) as can be shown by argument

Usage(s):

  1. The UAW's image problem stems from the fact that it has been arguably much better at doing its job than the Big Three management teams have been at theirs.
  2. Massoud's place in history is assured by the fact that he was arguably the most brilliant practitioner of guerrilla warfare in the late 20th century.
  3. Brooks, who was featured in the 1997 documentary Fast, Cheap, and Out of Control, is arguably the world's greatest living roboticist.

News

  1. Owner: Rays to play at Tropicana Field until 2027

    The Tampa Bay Rays have arguably the worst ballpark in America, but they are going to be staying put, at least for the next 14 years. Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg spoke to FOX Sports about a variety of topics and one of them was whether the team will be seeking a new home in the future.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Rays owner: Team staying put in current location until 2027

    The Tampa Bay Rays have arguably the worst ballpark in America, but they are going to be staying put, at least for the next 14 years. Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg spoke to FOX Sports about a variety of topics and one of them was whether the team will be seeking a new home in the future.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Video: Watch Victor Martinez make arguably the best defensive play for Detroit Tigers this year

    Tigers designated hitter Victor Martinez made arguably the best defensive play this year for the Tigers when he pulled off a backhanded, no-look pass to get an out.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: MLive.com

Quotes

  1. "My guess is there are not many teams in this tournament that could have done what we did, and arguably have won the game," Donovan said. "That is what the American spirit is about and I'm sure people back home are proud of that."
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Donovan Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. Carl Peterson, the Chiefs' president and general manager, called Hunt "arguably the greatest sportsman of this last half-century, although he never sought fame or recognition for the improvements and changes he brought to the world's sports...
    on Dec 14, 2006 By: Carl Peterson Source: Forbes

  3. "Haile Gebrselassie is arguably the best long-distance runner of the present generation," Rogge said, adding however, the runner is "slightly asthmatic."
    on Apr 5, 2006 By: Jacques Rogge Source: 940 News

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