Definition of arguable
- an arguable point
- It's arguable that catching [in baseball] today is far more difficult than it was in the 1950s, primarily because the running game is now so dominant.
- —Peter Gammons
That word's pronunciation is arguable.
That is an arguable point of view.
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to lessen the seriousness or strength of
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