Keywords: argument, dispute, debate, argue, dispute

Sign Definition

As a Noun

1. A disagreement with someone about something, sometimes resulting in speaking or signing angrily. English = argument.
2. A disagreement with someone about something. English = dispute.
3. A discussion in which people express different opinions about a subject. English = debate.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. To say things which show that you disagree with someone about something, sometimes speaking or signing angrily. English = argue.
2. To say things which show that you disagree with someone about something. English = dispute.
3. To discuss a topic fairly formally amongst several people expressing different views. English = debate.
4. In an academic context, to support your opinion with evidence in an ordered or logical way. Academic/ Formal English = argue