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ar·gu·ing

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. controversy, contention, contestation, disputation, disceptation, tilt, argument, arguingnoun

    a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement

    "they were involved in a violent argument"

    Synonyms:
    debate, disceptation, lean, list, rivalry, careen, inclination, sway, leaning, contention, line, rock, argument, tilt, joust, controversy, competition, disputation, literary argument, contestation, line of reasoning, statement, argumentation, logical argument, public debate, parameter

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  1. List of paraphrases for "arguing":

    claiming, alleging, affirming, contending, asserting, stating, saying, citing

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How to use arguing in a sentence?

  1. Rafferty Capital analyst Dick Bove:

    The one bank that isn't is arguing that they don't get involved in areas of high risk.

  2. Edward Gibbon:

    I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect.

  3. Gemma Jamison:

    I vaguely remember arguing with the doctors because I didn't want them to deliver Tyler so early, but the doctors told me I was in severe danger— minutes away from death— and I needed to get to theater.

  4. Eileen Kennedy-Moore:

    Self-doubting kids tend to think in terms of always and everywhere. Instead of arguing, acknowledge your child's feelings, but tie them to a certain situation or time, you could say, ‘ You're feeling discouraged, right now, with that project. ’.

  5. Sam Ewig:

    Nothing is as frustrating as arguing with someone who knows what he's talking about.


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