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reason, argue
v. present reasons and arguments
indicate, argue
v. give evidence of; "The evidence argues for your claim"; "The results indicate the need for more work"
fence, debate, contend, argue
v. have an argument about something
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Fuzzynyms (47)
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postulate, contend
v. maintain or assert; "He contended that Communism had no future"
reason, argue
v. present reasons and arguments
fence, debate, contend, argue
v. have an argument about something
clash
v. disagree violently; "We clashed over the new farm policies"
challenge
v. ask for identification; "The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard"
talk over, hash out, discuss
v. speak with others about (something); talk (something) over in detail; have a discussion; "We discussed our household budget"
repugn, contend, contest
v. to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation; "They contested the outcome of the race"
rationalise, rationalize, justify, excuse, apologise, apologize
v. defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning; "rationalize the child's seemingly crazy behavior"; "he rationalized his lack of success"
warrant, justify
v. show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for; "The emergency does not warrant all of us buying guns"; "The end justifies the means"
declare
v. state emphatically and authoritatively; "He declared that he needed more money to carry out the task he was charged with"
swear, swan, aver, avow, assert, verify, affirm
v. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
swear, swan, aver, avow, assert, verify, affirm
v. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
say, aver, allege
v. report or maintain; "He alleged that he was the victim of a crime"; "He said it was too late to intervene in the war"; "The registrar says that I owe the school money"
struggle, fight, contend
v. be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"
feud
v. carry out a feud; "The two professors have been feuding for years"
deal
v. behave in a certain way towards others; "He deals fairly with his employees"
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Antonyms (3)
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agree
v. consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something; "She agreed to all my conditions"; "He agreed to leave her alone"
deny
v. refuse to recognize or acknowledge; "Peter denied Jesus"
collaborate
v. cooperate as a traitor; "he collaborated with the Nazis when they occupied Paris"
argue
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