Definition of Argument


  • a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood
    the methodical process of logical reasoning
    "I can't follow your line of reasoning"
    - logical argument - line of 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
    "the editor added the argument to the poem"
    - literary argument
  • a discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal
    "the argument over foreign aid goes on and on"
  • a contentious speech act
    a dispute where there is strong disagreement
    "they were involved in a violent argument"
  • a fact or assertion offered as evidence that something is true
    "it was a strong argument that his hypothesis was true"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble argument

322 unscramble word found using the letters argument.

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