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Correct spelling:
argue
Definition:
To contend in argument; to dispute; to reason; -- followed by with; as, you may argue with your friend without convincing him.

Synonyms:

noun
argue
contend, debate, fence, indicate, reason.
verb
communication
argue, contend, debate, fence, indicate, reason.
contend
antagonize, bicker, brawl, clash, conflict, confront, contend, contrast, dispute, dissent, encounter, face, hassle, protest, quarrel, stand, struggle, vie, withstand, wrangle, wrestle.
converse
chat, consult, converse, debate, discuss, meet, parley, talk.
defend
answer, avert, backfire, bar, barricade, buffer, counter, counterattack, cover, defend, fend, guard, oppose, police, protect, rebut, reply, resist, respond, retort, return, safeguard, save, screen, secure, shelter, shield, support, sustain, uphold, ward.
disagree
challenge, collide, complain, defy, demur, differ, disagree, object, reject, repudiate.
discuss
agitate, canvass, clarify, debate, expostulate, question, remonstrate, talk about.
include
involve.
protest
remonstrate.
try to convince; present support
appeal, assert, attest, claim, controvert, defend, demonstrate, denote, display, elucidate, establish, evince, exhibit, explain, hold, imply, indicate, justify, maintain, manifest, persuade, plead, present, reason, show, suggest, talk into, testify, vindicate, warrant, witness, prevail upon.
verbally fight
altercate, bandy, battle, bicker, break with, buck, contend, cross, disagree, dispute, feud, hammer, hash, hash over, hassle, jump, jump on, pettifog, quarrel, quibble, rehash, row, sass, squabble, wrangle, face off, gang up on, hammer away, talk back, face down, knock around, cross swords, lock horns, bump heads, get in one's face, go one on one, have at each other, have at it, mix it up, pick an argument, put up a fight, put up a struggle, set to, sock it to, stick it to.
Examples of usage:
  1. " You are no fool," said Mrs. Sherrard, as if willing to argue the point. – Throckmorton by Molly Elliot Seawell
  2. Don't tear up my letter in a rage; I am not going to argue the question with you any further. – Jezebel's Daughter by Wilkie Collins
  3. We will not argue about that, Mr. Chaffanbrass. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  4. " I can't argue about the idea back of this business," Starr said gravely. – Starr, of the Desert by B. M Bower
  5. I wasn't goin' to argue with the man. – Shining Ferry by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

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