Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. argument, L. argumentum, fr. arguere, to argue
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. argumentum. See Argue.
In all my experience it was the same; the "affirmative" had the merit and the argument.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume I"
He had the quick eye of his house for the unsound parts of an argument, and a great felicity in exposing them.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
More valuable for literature is another division of arguments into arguments from cause, arguments from sign, and arguments from example.
"English: Composition and Literature" by W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
Another charges, that the whole work is based on a fallacy, and that all its arguments, therefore, are unsound.
"Cotton is King and The Pro-Slavery Arguments" by Various
The infidels had the better in this part of the argument.
"The Testimony of the Rocks" by Hugh Miller
There is one point tacitly postulated in this argument which should not be overlooked.
"Liberalism" by L. T. Hobhouse
He urges on him many arguments, his duty to his children included.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
Better to ask questions than offer arguments.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
Of all arguments for vegetarianism, none is so weak as the argument from humanity.
"Social Rights and Duties, Volume I (of 2)" by Sir Leslie Stephen
Then the question occurs: Is this a logical argument, or an appeal from argument to feeling?
"The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I." by Sir Leslie Stephen
Yea; wilt thou not relent?
Be mine the wrong,
No more the argument,
Dear love, prolong.
"The Quarrel" by Richard Le Gallienne
His argument was novel - for
A verdict he relied
On blackening the junior
Upon the other side.
"Damon vs. Pythias" by William Schwenck Gilbert
I would but cannot love,
Though wooed by love divine;
No arguments have pow'r to move
A soul so base as mine.
"The Good That I Would I Do Not" by John Newton
There's been fierce argument of late
In my vicinitee,
Between the Commonwealth and State,
For I fell out with me.
"Another Fusion" by C J Dennis
Let argument ignore the cost,
If it be dear or cheap,
And only claim that naught be lost
When it's too good to keep.
"A Fowl Affair" by Hattie Howard
And many a cogent argument
She used, of duteous wives;
And many more that mothers thus
Should never risk their lives.
"A Ballad Of 1812" by Sarah Anne Curzon
Hamilton Mayor John Bencivengo corruption trial: attorneys deliver closing arguments.
PAUL BILODEAU/Staff photo Daniel Lee Lopez, left, and Ronny Ramos listen to closing arguments during their trial in Salem Superior Court.
Liberals brag about having won the hearts and minds of America, as if, through logic and argument, they've persuaded people to accept their bankrupt European socialist ideas.
Further, as the argument goes, these long-term demographic shifts could usher in a permanent left-of-center majority.
Despite Obama derision , Romney sticks to Navy ships argument.
The state Attorney General's Office is calling a legal argument to dismiss criminal charges against San Bernardino County Supervisor Neil Derry for allegedly laundering a campaign contribution as "meritless" and misinformed.
CLEVELAND — A federal judge will hear arguments Dec 11 in Oxford on proposals to desegregate two schools in the Cleveland School District.
The Indiana Court of Appeals rejected a man's argument that he could not have been detained in the hospital for mental health reasons before an application for detention was filed, which occurred after facility security guards restrained him.
Of course an argument can be made that even these serve as a tactical deterrent .
After months of legal filings and lawyers wrangling, a panel of three federal judges in San Antonio listened to opening arguments Tuesday morning in a key trial that encompasses several challenges to the state's redistricting maps.
During oral arguments last week, Justice Stephen Breyer was trying to come up with a formula to ensure that jury selection processes don't end up excluding minorities from the pool.
Government's closing argument calls on jury to discern "reality from fiction".
Nevertheless, arguments like Hinderaker's can have an impact, even if they're easily- discredited .
Bogus arguments from Phil Gramm, Glenn Hubbard, and Peggy Noonan.
This function takes a SHFILEOPSTRUCT data structure as its single argument and returns zero for success or nonzero for failure.
There are at least three other proofs of this fact: an argument using q series, specializing an identity about Hall-Littlewood polynomials, or a slick argument using Markov chains and an identity of Cauchy.
Random matrix theory over finite fields: a survey
The argument here is again a pure homotopy argument as in the proof of the more general Proposition 9.2.
On the Gribov Problem for Generalized Connections
Its ﬁrst argument points into the second element of QUANT, and its second argument relates to the whole CONTENT feature.
Interfacing Constraint-Based Grammars and Generation Algorithms
In some sense this matrix model can be thought of in terms of the low-energy theory of N D-instantons, although there does not seem to be an argument analogous to the Seiberg/Sen limiting argument which justiﬁes the dropping of higher-order terms in the Born-Infeld theory for this model.
M(atrix) Theory: Matrix Quantum Mechanics as a Fundamental Theory
Each argument of the second row is the bicomplex conjugate of the corresponding argument of the ﬁrst row.
Bicomplex algebra and function theory