Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


"No use in arguing this thing on its merits," he said, curtly, at last.

For in his growth as a radical, Joe had gone beyond all arguing now.

He is arguing 'ad hominem' according to the notions of mythology current in his age.

But in this way of arguing you might come to imagine that strength is wisdom.

It was a gesture slight and trivial, yet arguing perhaps vexation.

If she knew the whole truth, there was no need of arguing with her over the details.

However, he had no intention of arguing the matter with these people.

I am sure she read me aright, and perceived that I was arguing against my own convictions.

But do you know that such a way of arguing opens my eyes singularly?

I shall be delighted to see her, but God preserve me from arguing with her!