as in explanation
a statement given to explain a belief or act gave a solid argument for the redeeming value of the shockingly violent movie

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as in contention
an idea or opinion that is put forth in a discussion or debate it's my argument that we have too many problems here on earth to concern ourselves with manned trips to Mars

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“Argument.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2023.

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