Textual thesaurus for "argument"

(noun) argumentation, logical argument, line, line of reasoning

a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning

I can't follow your line of reasoning

(noun) parameter

(computer science) a reference or value that is passed to a function, procedure, subroutine, command, or program

(noun) literary argument

a summary of the subject or plot of a literary work or play or movie

the editor added the argument to the poem

(noun) statement

a fact or assertion offered as evidence that something is true

it was a strong argument that his hypothesis was true

(noun) debate, argumentation

a discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal

the argument over foreign aid goes on and on

(noun) arguing, tilt, disceptation, disputation, contention, contestation, controversy

a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement

they were involved in a violent argument