Argument in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Argument

To put forward as an argument; to argue. | A fact or statement used to support a proposition; a reason. | A verbal dispute; a quarrel.

Short Example Sentences for Argument

  • 1. This argument is plausible. 🔊
  • 2. The argument implies that we should be wrong in doing so. 🔊
  • 3. The difficulty of the argument can no further go. 🔊
  • 4. That argument went on for some time. 🔊
  • 5. For the argument is asserting the existence of not-being. 🔊
  • 6. A very pretty Argument this! 🔊
  • 7. Effie May used neither argument nor explanation. 🔊
  • 8. The argument of St. Paul demands this interpretation. 🔊
  • 9. But we have a still more fundamental objection to the argument in question. 🔊
  • 10. He has an argument as simple as his system with which to answer mine. 🔊
  • 11. They ring conviction and sincerity and their argument is usually unanswerable. 🔊
  • 12. But this is not to analyze the argument itself, and show it to be a sophism. 🔊
  • 13. This famous argument entirely overlooks the question of power. 🔊
  • 14. This argument is plausible; but it will not bear a close examination. 🔊
  • 15. Indeed, it is not even an attempt at argument or rational criticism. 🔊
  • 16. But when this argument failed, she found another far more harrowing. 🔊
  • 17. Only Brigham remained recalcitrant, and no argument could induce him to shave. 🔊
  • 18. Edwards and Dick, however, would only apply this argument to human volitions. 🔊

How to use Argument in Sentences?

  • 1. His argument was that his antagonists had taken up arms against their lawful king. 🔊
  • 2. Every argument for the change was a thoroughly good one which should weigh with them. 🔊
  • 3. Now, is this a sufficient and satisfactory reply to the argument of the atheist? 🔊
  • 4. She gave up when she found me proof against an argument that had hitherto always disarmed me. 🔊
  • 5. Doubtless there was reason in this argument before the present scarcity, but now there is none. 🔊
  • 6. Hence, if the argument proves anything, it proves the absolute fatality of all human volitions. 🔊
  • 7. This refutes the objection of Bayle, and leaves his argument without the shadow of a foundation. 🔊
  • 8. But Lord Bolingbroke has refuted this argument by reasoning from their own principles. 🔊
  • 9. It clearly does not; and hence there is a radical defect in the argument of these learned divines and the school to which they belong. 🔊
  • 10. Personal contact with a king is more effective in removing baleful prejudices than is any amount of argument drawn from tales and histories. 🔊
  • 11. Other suitors pressed their claims, and often urged an argument which it was beyond his means to supply. 🔊
  • 12. This assumption has been incautiously conceded to the atheist by his opponent, and hence his argument has not been clearly and fully refuted. 🔊
  • 13. But certainly we are conscious of the act itself; all men will concede this, and this is all our argument really demands. 🔊
  • 14. To these he added other expressions, which showed the firmness of his purpose, and that all argument would be fruitless. 🔊
  • 15. Descartes met the argument of the necessitarian, not by exposing its fallacy, but by repelling the conclusion of it on extraneous grounds. 🔊
  • 16. On the contrary, he has stated and enforced the great argument from cause and effect, in the strongest possible terms. 🔊
  • 17. I sometimes posed him a little, but then he had one argument that always settled the question; he would threaten to knock me down. 🔊