argue vehemently
index dispute (contest)

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  • argue — v. 1) to argue calmly, logically, plausibly, sensibly; heatedly, passionately, strenuously, vehemently 2) (D; intr.) to argue about, over; with (we argued with them about the new law) 3) (d; intr.) to argue against; for (to argue against the… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • argue — verb 1 disagree ADVERB ▪ bitterly, fiercely, furiously, heatedly ▪ loudly ▪ constantly, endlessly ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • vehemently — adv. Vehemently is used with these adjectives: ↑opposed Vehemently is used with these verbs: ↑argue, ↑condemn, ↑defend, ↑deny, ↑disagree, ↑insist, ↑object, ↑oppose, ↑protest, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • dispute — dis·pute 1 /di spyüt/ vb dis·put·ed, dis·put·ing vi: to engage in a dispute disputing with management over contract terms vt: to engage in a dispute over disputing the correct application of the contract provision; esp: to oppose by argume …   Law dictionary

  • dispute — disputeless, adj. disputer, n. /di spyooht /, v., disputed, disputing, n. v.i. 1. to engage in argument or debate. 2. to argue vehemently; wrangle or quarrel. v.t. 3. to argue or debate about; discuss. 4. to argue against; call in question: to… …   Universalium

  • dispute — dis•pute [[t]dɪˈspyut[/t]] v. put•ed, put•ing, n. 1) to engage in argument or debate 2) to argue vehemently; quarrel 3) to argue or debate about 4) to argue against; call in question 5) to quarrel or fight about; contest 6) to strive against;… …   From formal English to slang

  • Medicare (Canada) — Medicare (French: assurance maladie) is the unofficial name for Canada s publicly funded universal health insurance system.[1] The formal terminology for the insurance system is provided by the Canada Health Act and the health insurance… …   Wikipedia

  • dispute — [c]/dəsˈpjut / (say duhs pyooht) verb (disputed, disputing) –verb (i) 1. to engage in argument or discussion. 2. to argue vehemently; wrangle or quarrel. –verb (t) 3. to argue or debate about; discuss. 4. to argue against; call in question. 5. to …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Gary Birdsong — Gary Eugene Birdsong is a travelling fundamentalist Christian preacher who frequents college campuses across the United States, particularly in North Carolina. He is known for his unorthodox interpretation of the Bible and his theatrical,… …   Wikipedia

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