argue argue  /ˈɑrɡju/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) present reasons and arguments
  2. (v) have an argument about something
  3. (v) give evidence of

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. For that reason, some critics argue that the French doctors moved too fast.
  2. Activists who argue passionately over the ethics of cloning, and research on embryos in general, found themselves united in their disgust.
  3. Some originalists might argue, for example, that the Commerce Clause and Necessary and Proper Clause do not authorise economic legislation dating all the way back to the New Deal.

News

  1. ZALEON: Why argue LeBron vs. MJ?

    ZALEON: Why argue LeBron vs. MJ? Beaumont Enterprise Copyright 2013 Beaumont Enterprise. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 6:51 pm, Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Sunday night, King James reasserted his place on the NBA's throne, this time located atop an attempted dunk from Spurs center Tiago Splitter. Attempted dunk may be the ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise

  2. Fort Hood suspect expected to argue shooting was in defense of Taliban

    By Jim Forsyth SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) - Accused Fort Hood gunman Major Nidal Hasan is expected to tell a military judge on Tuesday how he plans to argue he was protecting the Taliban when he opened fire on dozens of people at the facility in 2009. The Army psychiatrist could face the death penalty if convicted of premeditated murder on charges he killed 13 people and wounded 32 in the ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Euro Rises as Merkel Says Government Will Argue Before Court in Favor of OMT

    Euro Rises as Merkel Says Government Will Argue Before Court in Favor of OMT
    on June 11, 2013     Source: DailyFX via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. While there remains "understandable debate" about whether the war was worth fighting, Bush said "war critics can no longer credibly argue that we're losing in Iraq."
    on Mar 19, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Canada.com

  2. "If you talk to General Petraeus, I think he would argue that part of the success in Iraq involved reaching out to people that we would consider to be Islamic fundamentalists, but who were willing to work with us because they had been completely...
    on Mar 7, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "When a company pays funds that the company effectively doesn't have, it's akin to a looting of a company," Cuomo said. "You could argue if the taxpayers didn't bail out AIG, those contracts wouldn't be worth the paper it's printed on."
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Andrew Cuomo Source: ABC News

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