An example of an argument is a fight over whether the Yankees or the Mets are the better team.
The current low mortgage rates are an argument for buying a house now.
An example of an argument is the statement that the death penalty is wrong because innocent people could be killed.
The altitude is the argument of the refraction.
Presented a strong argument for the arts in education.
Other Word Forms
Origin of argument
- Middle English from Old French from Latin argūmentum from arguere to make clear argue
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition