Definitions For Argument


  • A course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning
  • A variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value determines the dependent variable; if f(x)=y, x is the independent variable
  • (computer science) a reference or value that is passed to a function, procedure, subroutine, command, or program
  • A summary of the subject or plot of a literary work or play or movie
  • A fact or assertion offered as evidence that something is true
  • A discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal
  • A contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
  • A statement or series of statements for or against something
  • A discussion in which people express different opinions about something
  • An angry disagreement

Is Argument a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Argument is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Argument in a Sentence

  • They made a compelling argument for our participation.
  • The committee presented strong arguments against building a new school.
  • A lawyer's closing argument at the trial

Synonyms for Argument

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