re·​ar·​gue | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈär-(ˌ)gyü How to pronounce reargue (audio) \
reargued; rearguing; reargues

Definition of reargue

transitive verb

: to debate, dispute, or give reasons for or against (something) for a second or subsequent time : to argue (something) again … has asked the justices to clarify their ruling and has filed a petition to reargue portions of the case.— Dominic Fracassa She said the new data will be used to reargue the old political question: To what degree should dam owners be required to ensure the safety of those living or driving downstream?— Luanne Rife

First Known Use of reargue

1705, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about reargue

Statistics for reargue

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for reargue

The first known use of reargue was in 1705

See more words from the same year

Comments on reargue

What made you want to look up reargue? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


to spread over or through

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!