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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ar·gue v. i. [imp. & p. p. Argued p. pr. & vb. n. Arguing.]
 1. To invent and offer reasons to support or overthrow a proposition, opinion, or measure; to use arguments; to reason.
 I argue not
 Against Heaven's hand or will.   --Milton.
 2. To contend in argument; to dispute; to reason; -- followed by with; as, you may argue with your friend without convincing him.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong
          disagreement; "they were involved in a violent argument"
          [syn: controversy, contention, contestation, disputation,
           disceptation, tilt, argument]