Synonyms and Antonyms of ARGUE

to state (something) as a reason in support of or against something under consideration <argued that a bake sale would make a lot less money than a car wash>
to express different opinions about something often angrily <that couple argues so incessantly it's a miracle they're still together>
Phrases bandy words, butt heads, lock horns, mix it up
to cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action by using arguments or earnest requests <argued my boss into letting me telecommute for four days a week>
Synonyms argue, bring, bring around, convert, convince, gain, get, induce, move, prevail (on or upon), satisfy, talk (into), win (over)
Near Antonyms deter, discourage, dissuade, unsell
to talk about (an issue) usually from various points of view and for the purpose of arriving at a decision or opinion <candidates arguing gun control in a nationally televised debate>
Synonyms agitate, argue, bandy, bat (around or back and forth), canvass (also canvas), debate, dispute, hash (over or out), moot, talk over
to give evidence or testimony to the truth or factualness of <the security video argues that it was a taller man who entered the building>
Related Words avouch, back (up), testify (to), vouch (for), witness; guarantee, warrant; affirm, assert, aver, avow, declare, profess; demonstrate, document, establish, prove, reinforce (also reenforce)
Antonyms disprove, rebut, refute


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