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Synonyms for argue

quarrel

Synonyms

discuss

argue someone into something

Synonyms

  • persuade someone to
  • convince someone to
  • talk someone into
  • prevail upon someone to
  • talk someone round to

Synonyms for argue

to put forth reasons for or against something, often excitedly

to put into words positively and with conviction

to give grounds for believing in the existence or presence of

argue into: to succeed in causing (a person) to act in a certain way

Synonyms for argue

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3 : to persuade by giving reasons <No one can argue me out of doing this.
It is also inarguable, they argue, that there is already plenty of chaos, anarchy and destruction now.
In chapter one, Daniel Aiken argues for the single-elder-led-church model.
Opponents argue that the DOD's proposals would actually affect both active and closed ranges.
Many Norwegians feel that the anti-whaling movement is based solely on emotion, and argue against convention (and despite the fact that whales are sophisticated communicators, and can learn and respond to more than 50 words) that there is little evidence that whales are more intelligent than many farm animals.
He argues that the district violated his daughter's religious freedom by forcing her to hear the phrase "under God" during the Pledge of Allegiance.
Others note that Shanker himself attributed the idea to a retired educator named Ray Budde and argue that Shanker's role was mainly to disseminate and popularize it.
Eliot's The Waste Land that begins the novel's third section, "Rats' Alley," and Don Graham has gone so far as to argue that Eliot's archetypal modernist poem and Lawd Today
Proponents of transracial adoption argue that because black children are more likely to be in foster care than white children, stay in foster care longer, and are more likely to undergo multiple placements, opening the process to adoption across color lines is the answer to the problems of both children and would-be parents.
While conceding that concrete social conditions are important because they furnish the necessary resources, making culture production possible, I argue that the actual production of ideas takes place within the context of debate and back-and-forth discussions among the proponents of diverse ideas.
Whichever the choice, they must then argue the analysis before a court, either orally or in written briefs, or both.
Illogically, some argue that because those of us most active in this fight once backed amending the Civil Rights Act, our support for ENDA is questionable.
From the right, critics like William Bennett in his best-selling The Book of Virtues (Simon & Schuster, 1993) argue that most of our current problems with crime, drugs, divorce, abortion, teen pregnancy, and pornography flow from America's abandonment of the moral vision of its Judeo-Christian heritage.
They argue that they tried to desegregate the county's schools and, in fact, satisfy the obligations of the landmark 1954 Brown v.
In the case of breast implants, a combination of an accumulation of anectodal reports of harm and alleged inconsistencies in manufacturers' data generation and collection have led FDA to demand safety data that would argue that the devices be permitted to remain on the market.