an exchange of diverging or opposite views, typically a heated or angry one.
I've had an argument with my father
- difference of opinion
- war of words
- exchange of views
- shouting/slanging match
a reason or set of reasons given in support of an idea, action or theory.
there is a strong argument for submitting a formal appeal
an independent variable associated with a function or proposition and determining its value. For example, in the expression y = F ( x1, x2 ), the arguments of the function F are x 1 and x 2, and the value is y.
any of the noun phrases in a clause that are related directly to the verb, typically the subject, direct object, and indirect object.
a summary of the subject matter of a book.